(redirected from Sha'aban)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Sha'aban: Shaban


also Shaa·ban  (shə-bän′, shä-, shô-)
The eighth month of the year in the Islamic calendar. See Table at calendar.

[Arabic ša'bān, perhaps from ša'aba, to gather, disperse; see śʕb in Semitic roots.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sha'ban - the eighth month of the Islamic calendar
Islamic calendar, Mohammedan calendar, Moslem calendar, Muhammadan calendar, Muslim calendar - the lunar calendar used by Muslims; dates from 622 AD (the year of the Hegira); the beginning of the Muslim year retrogresses through the solar year completing the cycle every 32 years
Islamic calendar month - any lunar month in the Muslim calendar
References in periodicals archive ?
Dr Waleed Sha'aban, Emirates Park Zoo and Resorts manager, said: "Although Dora is very protective, we are delighted to witness the little one exploring on its own, carefully learning the ropes and navigating its home.
Dr Waleed Sha'aban, manager of Emirates Park Zoo and Resort, said: "Although Dora is very protective, we are delighted to see the little one exploring on its own, carefully learning the ropes and navigating its new home.
Also, Al-Nusra Commander in Badiyeh (desert) Abu Mohammad Sha'aban and Commander of Idlib Free Army Mohammad al-Dani nom de guerre Abu Mohammad were also killed in the army attacks in Southeastern Idlib.
Waleed Sha'aban, the zoo operations manager, "It was a fun day with lots of monkeying around and eye-opening moments surrounding monkeys.
Mujtaba Abdul Hussain Sha'aban, General Manager of Vision
He then managed to gain access to an account of a 92-year-old Bahraini in which he maintained large balances and hardly used the account except on the first of Sha'aban to pay Zakat.
Saleh Sha'aban and Minister of Local Administration Ali al-Qaisi.
Aden, Sha'aban 27, 1438 H, May 23, 2017, SPA -- A recent economic report, released here today, said that the thefts and looting of the Yemeni central bank reserves committed by the Houthi militias and deposed president Ali Salih who are occupying Yemeni capital of Sanaa have sent as many as 19 million Yemeni citizens to the edge of poverty.
The significant distinction of this night, according to Islamic belief, is that it falls on 15th Sha'aban in which all births and deaths on universe for the forthcoming year are written on the 'Loh-e-Mehfooz'.
NBK Automobiles general manager Khalid Sha'aban stated: 'Through such initiatives, we reiterate our strong connection with the Qatari community and with events that enhance the progress of the national economy.
Khalid Sha'aban, general manager of NBK Automobiles, said: "NBK Automobiles again witnessed a very successful participation at Qatar Motor Show.
Waleed Sha'aban, zoo operations manager, said the expansion plans will be conducted in two phases.