(also Tishrei /tiSHrā/)
(In the Jewish calendar) the first month of the civil and seventh of the religious year, usually coinciding with parts of September and October.
- It stands for the tenth day of the Jewish month of Tisri.
- The High Holy Days come in Autumn, at the start of the month of Tishri.
- The rules governing the detailed construction of the calendar are very complicated but the year begins on the first day of Tishri, an autumn month.
From Hebrew tišrī.
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