- a variant spelling of Tammuz
Examples from the Web for thammuz
Byblus was the chief seat of the worship of Adonis, or Thammuz, who was supposed to have been born there.The Anabasis of Alexander
Arrian of Nicomedia
Word Origin and History for thammuz
1530s, from Hebrew tammuz, tenth month of the Jewish civil year, fourth of the sacred, covering parts of June and July; also the name of a Syrian deity equivalent to Phoenician Adon, whose festival began with the new moon of this month (cf. Tammuz).