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Nissan

[nee-sahn, nis-uh n, nee-sahn]
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noun
  1. Nisan.

Nisan

or Nis·san

[nee-sahn, nis-uh n, nee-sahn]
noun
  1. the seventh month of the Jewish calendar.
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Nisan

noun
  1. (in the Jewish calendar) the first month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the seventh month of the civil year, usually falling within March and April

Word Origin

from Hebrew
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