[te-vet, tey-, tey-veys]
- the fourth month of the Jewish calendar.
Compare Jewish calendar.
Origin of Tevet
From the Hebrew word tēbhēth
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- (in the Jewish calendar) the tenth month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the fourth month of the civil year, usually falling within December and January
Word Origin for Tevet
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