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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The fifth month of the civil year: the eleventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in January and February).

Usage examples (15)
  • Chisleu, whole Tebeth, and half Shebat, is the winter.
  • Half Chisleu, all Tebeth, and half Shebat was the winter.
  • Shebat, and Adar, his circuit is over the deserts, in order to protect the seed sown from being scorched.
  • "R. Jonah saith, 'Let him reckon a hundred days backwards; and if the fifteenth day of the month Shebat falls within that number, then he may know when they were put... for more
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