Definition of Hesvan in English:

Hesvan

Syllabification: Hes·van
Pronunciation: /ˈKHeSHvän, ˈhesvən
 
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(also Chesvan, Heshvan)

noun

(In the Jewish calendar) the second month of the civil and eighth of the religious year, usually coinciding with parts of October and November.
More example sentences
  • In Ethiopia, on the 29th of the Hebrew month of Heshvan, members of the Jewish community fasted.
  • Let the rains of Heshvan bring us comfort and possibilities for endless growth, spiritually and intellectually.
  • But the pious man's grain, which had been sown in the second half of Heshvan, was saved.

Origin

from Hebrew ḥešwān.

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