Advertisement

Advertisement

Tevet

or Te·bet

[ Sephardic Hebrew te-vet; Ashkenazic Hebrew tey-veys, -vuhs; English tey-veys, -veyt, -vuhs ]

noun

  1. the fourth month of the Jewish calendar.


Tevet

/ teˈvet /

noun

  1. (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


Discover More

Word History and Origins

Origin of Tevet1

First recorded in 1350–1400; from Hebrew tēvēth, from Akkadian ṭebētu

Discover More

Word History and Origins

Origin of Tevet1

from Hebrew

Advertisement

Word of the Day

petrichor

[pet-ri-kawr]

Meaning and examples

Start each day with the Word of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement


TevereTevez