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Ni·san

 (nĭs′ən, nē-sän′)
n.
The first month of the year in the Jewish calendar. See Table at calendar.

[Hebrew nîsān, from Akkadian nisānu, the first month in the Babylonian calendar (corresponding to parts of March and April), from Sumerian nisag, first fruits : nig, ni, thing, nominalizing pref. + sag, head, top, first.]

Nisan

(niːˈsan)
n
(Judaism) (in the Jewish calendar) the first month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the seventh month of the civil year, usually falling within March and April
[from Hebrew]

Ni•san

(ˈni sɑn, ˈnɪs ən, niˈsɑn)

n.
the seventh month of the Jewish calendar.
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Noun1.Nisan - the seventh month of the civil year; the first month of the ecclesiastic year (in March and April)
Hebrew calendar, Jewish calendar - (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
Jewish calendar month - a month in the Jewish calendar
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