HyperDic: hebrew_calendar

English > 1 sense of the expression Hebrew calendar:
NOUNtimeHebrew calendar, Jewish calendar(Judaism) the calendar used by the Jews
English > Hebrew calendar: 1 sense > noun 1, time
Meaning(Judaism) the calendar used by the Jews; dates from 3761 BC (the assumed date of the Creation of the world); a lunar year of 354 days is adjusted to the solar year by periodic leap years.
SynonymJewish calendar
CategoryJudaismThe monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
PartsAb, AvThe eleventh month of the civil year
AdarThe sixth month of the civil year
Elul, EllulThe twelfth month of the civil year
HeshvanThe second month of the civil year
Iyar, IyyarThe eighth month of the civil year
Jewish calendar monthA month in the Jewish calendar
Kislev, ChislevThe third month of the civil year
Nisan, NissanThe seventh month of the civil year
Shebat, ShevatThe fifth month of the civil year
Sivan, SiwanThe ninth month of the civil year
Tammuz, ThammuzThe tenth month of the civil year
Tebet, TevetThe fourth month of the civil year
TishriThe first month of the civil year
Veadar, Adar SheniIncluded seven times in every 19 years
Broaderlunisolar calendarA calendar based on both lunar and solar cycles
Spanishcalendario hebreo

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