Nisan definition

  • noun:
    • The 7th thirty days of the season in Jewish calendar. See Table at calendar.
    • the initial month of the Jewish ecclesiastical year, formerly responding to nearly on thirty days of April, now to March, associated with Christian calendar. See Abib.
    • The month of Abib: so named because of the Jews following the Babylonian captivity. See Abib.
    • the seventh thirty days associated with civil year; the initial month associated with ecclesiastic 12 months (in March and April)
  • proper-noun:
    • The 7th thirty days for the civil 12 months in the Jewish calendar, after Adar and before Iyar.

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