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[eth-uh-nim; Sephardic Hebrew e-tah-neem]
noun Chiefly Biblical.
  1. a month equivalent to Tishri in the modern Jewish calendar. I Kings 8:2.
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Origin of Ethanim

From the Hebrew word ēthānīm
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Examples from the Web for ethanim

Historical Examples of ethanim

  • And all the men of Israel assembled themselves unto king Solomon at the feast, in the month Ethanim, which is the seventh month.

    The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886

    Ministry of Education

  • The ecclesiastical year began with the month Abib, or Nisan, in the spring: the civil year with the month Ethanim in the fall.

  • And all Israel assembled themselves to king Solomon, on the festival day, in the month of Ethanim, the same is the seventh month.