[ ahv, awv ]
/ ɑv, ɔv /
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the eleventh month of the Jewish calendar.
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Also Ab .
Compare Jewish calendar.
Origin of Av
From the Hebrew word ābh
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Also a.v. ad valorem.
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Authorized Version (of the Bible).
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How to use Av in a sentence
I always felt their news shows looked like they were run by a high school a/v class.Sarah Palin's Enforcer|Howard Kurtz|January 19, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Besides one or two smaller changes, they have made two important alterations of the A. V.The Expositor's Bible: The Pastoral Epistles|Alfred Plummer
Since you know my name is A. V——, you must know also that I never allow myself to talk about my work.The International Spy|Allen Upward
She took a bit of notepaper from her capacious pocket, and peering at it, spelled aloud, “D-a-v-i-d——”Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
The difficulty is in the second , which is ignored by the Vulgate and A. V.Expositor's Bible: The Epistles of St. John|William Alexander
But Noreen herself, after one long, hyphenated "Oh, my H-e-a-v-e-n-s!"The Sick-a-Bed Lady|Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
British Dictionary definitions for Av (1 of 6)
A-V or AV
British Dictionary definitions for Av (2 of 6)
/ (æv) /
(in the Jewish calendar) the fifth month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the eleventh month in the civil year, usually falling within July and August
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Authorized Version (of the Bible)
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