[ Sephardic Hebrew mahr-khesh-vahn; Ashkenazic Hebrew mahr-khesh-vahn; English mar-khesh-vuh n, -hesh- ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew mɑr xɛʃˈvɑn; Ashkenazic Hebrew mɑrˈxɛʃ vɑn; English mærˈxɛʃ vən, -ˈhɛʃ- /
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Question 1 of 10
Which of the following words means “to travel or journey, especially to walk on foot”?
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Example sentences from the Web for marcheshvan
The day of its surrender was added to the number of days of thanksgiving (25th Marcheshvan, November, 109).History of the Jews, Vol. II (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
British Dictionary definitions for marcheshvan
/ Hebrew (marxɛʃˈvan) /
another word for Cheshvan
Word Origin for Marcheshvan
from Hebrew mar bitter (because it contains no festivals) + Cheshvan
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