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Definition of the noun shevat
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- the fifth month of the civil year: the eleventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in January and February)
Alternative definition of the noun shevat
- [Judaism] The fifth month of the civil year in the Jewish calendar, after Tevet and before Adar.
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A Personal Journey Into Sufism, Buddhism, and Judaism by David A. Cooper
Tu B'Shevat is the festival of the New Year of Trees, which occurs during the month of January or February.
Tu B'Shevat is a turning point on a mystical calendar that marks an importantphase of the ending of winter and the beginning of ...
The Tapestry of Jewish Time (2000)
A Spiritual Guide to Holidays and Life-cycle Events by Nina Beth Cardin
Tu B'Shevat is a holiday that calls us out-of-doors. Most days, we dwell in our houses and in other climate-controlled environments, dashing from home to car to office to store, often ignoring — with casual, costly neglect — the state of the world ...
Jewish Holiday Traditions (2001)
Joyful Celebrations from Rosh Hashanah to Shavuot by Linda Burghardt
Tu b'Shevat is an official national holiday in Israel, complete with elaborate parades, singing, merrymaking, and festivals surrounding the...
For Jews throughout the world today, Tu b'Shevat means a day of honoring trees in a variety of ways.
Teaching Jewish Holidays (1997)
History, Values, and Activities by Robert Goodman
" Tu B'Shevat is the agricultural New Year, hence this name ...
The Gourmet Jewish Cookbook (2014)
More Than 200 Recipes from Around the World by Denise Phillips
Tu B'shevat (15th Shevat) Tu B'Shevat is the Jewish New Year for trees. It is a day for planting trees and other greenery, and for reminding ourselves of our duty to care for our planet. One tradition is to bring spirituality to the dining table in the ...
An Adventure in Kosher Cooking by Sharyn J. Rosler
Tu B'shevat is the New Year of the Trees. It celebrates the blooming of the first buds on the trees in Israel. Foods from Israel, that are mentioned in the Torah, such as grapes, dates, figs, and carob, are eaten and many people go on picnics.
Jewish Every Day (2000)
The Complete Handbook for Early Childhood Teachers by Maxine Segal Handelman
Tu B'Shevat is a reminder to us that it is our responsibility to care for the earth. Brainstorm with your child ways you can recycle and save energy in your home. Plant seeds at home — nothing grows faster (and is more rewarding to a child with ...
Encyclopedia of Judaism (2005)
by Sara E. Karesh, Mitchell M. Hurvitz
K 528 Tu B'Shevat the Jews, in the aftermath of the HOLOCAUST, and embraced the principles enshrined in the BALFOUR DECLARATION that there should be a Jewish state in PALESTINE. However, Truman's Departments of War and State ...
Dictionary of Jewish Terms (2011)
A Guide to the Language of Judaism by Ronald L. Eisenberg
Shevat. The 11th month of the Hebrew calendar (January/February). The holiday of Tu ...
The Dictionary of Judaism (2001)
by Dagobert D. Runes
Chamishah Asar bi-Shevat Fifteenth day of Shevat— Jewish Arbor Day. Chananeel ben Chushiel Rabbi in Kairwan, Tunis, Chanukah ...
by Alan Unterman
They are Tishri, Marcheshvan, Kislev, Tevet, Shevat, Adar (plus Second Adar in a leap year), Nisan, Iyyar, Sivan, Tammuz, Av, and Elul. Jewish communities in the Diaspora would keep an extra day for festivals, since information about the ...
by William D. Crump
Iyar, Sivan, Tammuz, Av, Elul, Tishrei, Heshvan, Kislev, Tevet, Shevat, Adar. In a complete year, Heshvan and Kislev both contain 30 ...
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Scrabble value of S1H4E1V4A1T1
The value of this 6-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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