Nisan


Nisan
The first month of the Jewish year (Neh. 2:1) according to the later reckoning which began the year in the spring, corresponding to March in Europe, during which (on the 15th) the Passover was celebrated. The name was adopted from Babylonia after the Exile and formerly was known as the month Abib, a Canaanite name.

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  • NISAN — (Heb. נִיסָן), the post Exilic name of the first month of the Jewish year. Its pentateuchal name is ḥodesh ha aviv (lit. month of spring, Ex. 13:4 and parallels) and it is also referred to as the month of the ripening ears of barley (ibid. 9:31) …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • nisan — ● nisan nom masculin (mot hébreu) Mois du calendrier israélite, premier mois de l année jusqu à l époque talmudique, aujourd hui septième mois. ⇒NISAN, subst. masc. Septième mois de l année civile des Hébreux et premier mois de leur année sacrée …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • nišan — nìšan m DEFINICIJA 1. cilj, biljeg, meta u koju se strijelja 2. dio vatrenog oružja koji omogućuje uspješno ciljanje ciljnik 3. reg. nadgrobni kamen postavljen po islamskim propisima 4. reg. dar koji se daje djevojci prilikom zaruke ili prosidbe… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • nisan — nȉsan (nisȁn) m DEFINICIJA 1. jud. a. sedmi mjesec prema aktualnom židovskom kalendaru, označava početak proljeća; mjesec u kojem se slavi Pesah b. sedmi mjesec židovske godine prema računanju od postanka svijeta c. rel. zast. prvi mjesec prema… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Nisan — bezeichnet: Gau Nisan, ein Gau in der Mark Meißen Nisan (Monat), ein Monat im Jüdischen Kalender Nisannu, babylonischer Neujahrsmonat Siehe auch: Nischan Nissan …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nisan — [nē sän′, nis′ən] n. [Heb nīsān] the seventh month of the Jewish calendar: see the Jewish calendar in the Reference Supplement …   English World dictionary

  • Nisan — Ni san, n. [Heb. n[=i]s[=a]n.] The first month of the Jewish ecclesiastical year, formerly answering nearly to the month of April, now to March, of the Christian calendar. See {Abib}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nisan [1] — Nisan (jüd. Kal.), eigentlich chaldäischer Name des Monats Abib (s.d.) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nisan [2] — Nisan, der türkische Name für das Heer …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nisan [3] — Nisan (Nisani, Niseni), ein serbischer Gau im heutigen Königreich Sachsen, die Gegend zwischen Böhmen (Zagost, Milska u. Daleminzi) u. Nossen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nisan — Nisan, der 7. jüd. Monat (März bis April) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon


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