Sha'ban


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Sha'·ban

also Shaa·ban  (shə-bän′, shä-, shô-)
n.
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.]
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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
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Ramallah, Sha'ban 10, 1439, April 26, 2018, SPA -- Two Palestinian youths were wounded Thursday morning by Israeli forces fires in Halhul town, north of the West Bank city of Hebron, according to a Palestinian source.
Riyadh, Sha'ban 10, 1439, April 26, 2018, SPA -- His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, has sent a cable of congratulation to President Faure Gnassingbe of the Togolese Republic on the anniversary of his country's Independence Day.
KUWAIT, Sha'ban 10, 1439, April 26, 2018, SPA -- Boursa Kuwait ended trading Thursday on mix boards with the premier market index down 12.24 points to reach 4,810.39 points.
Riyadh, Sha'ban 09, 1439, April 25, 2018, SPA -- His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, has sent a cable of congratulation to President Dr.
KUWAIT, Sha'ban 09, 1439, April 25, 2018, SPA -- Boursa Kuwait ended trading Wednesday on a mix board with the all market index up 29.11 points to reach 4,822.63 points.
Riyadh, Sha'ban 08, 1439, April 24, 2018, SPA --The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has sent a cable of congratulations to Mario Abdu Benitez on wining the presidential elections in the Republic of Paraguay.
Marib, Yemen, Sha'ban 8, 1439, Apr 24, 2018, SPA -- King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) distributed today 1500 food baskets in Marib Governorate, Yemen, to 9000 beneficiaries, as part of 18919 food baskets allocated to the governorate within the comprehensive humanitarian plan in Yemen.
KUWAIT, Sha'ban 07, 1439, April 23, 2018, SPA -- Boursa Kuwait ended trading Monday on mixed boards with the premier market index up 2.87 points reaching 4,779.27 points.
Tabuk, 07 Sha'ban,1439 AH, 23 April,2018 , SPA -- The maritime patrols of the border guards in Tabuk region foiled yesterday an attempt to smuggle 2,851,500 amphetamine tablets and 1.5 kg of narcotic opium.