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Cheshvan

[Sephardic Hebrew khesh-vahn; Ashkenazic Hebrew khesh-vahn; English khesh-vuh n, hesh-]
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noun
  1. Heshvan.
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British Dictionary definitions for cheshvan

Cheshvan

Heshvan

noun
  1. (in the Jewish calendar) the eighth month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the second month of the civil year, usually falling within October and NovemberAlso called: Marcheshvan

Word Origin

from Hebrew
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