Definition of Tishri
What does Tishri mean?
- the first month of the civil year; the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in September and October)
- more generic term: Jewish calendar month = a month in the Jewish calendar
- part of: Hebrew calendar / Jewish calendar = the calendar used by the Jews; dates from 3761 BC
- part: Feast of Tabernacles / Feast of Booths / Tabernacles / Succoth / Sukkoth / Succos = a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness
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The Night Watch (2004)
by Roy S. Mills
Tishri is the beginning of the Harvest Season and Financial Year. Tishri is also the starting point on the Prophetic Calendar. THE HEBREW FEASTS Parti FEAST REPRESENTATIONS THE ...
The Mathematics of the Calendar (2007)
by Marc Cohn
Molad Tishri is the calculated first day of the New Year based on the calculated lengths of the lunar cycles. We use the preceding table to define our lengths of the twelve-month and thirteen-month years and use these values to calculate when ...
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1995)
E-J by Geoffrey W. Bromiley
= 1 Tishri, Jehoiakim's ...
The New international encyclopaedia (1918)
by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams
TISHRI, tlsh'r*. A month in the Babylonian, Persian, and Jewish calendars corresponding to the Seleucid Hyperboretaios, September- October. The Babylonian name tish-ri-tum is regarded as derived from shurru, to begin, to dedicate, the civil ...
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Scrabble value of T1I1S1H4R1I1
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