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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5510 - סִיוָן

Transliteration
sı̂yvân
Phonetics
see-vawn'
Origin
probably of Persian origin
Parts of Speech
Noun
TWOT
1487
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Sivan = “their covering”

1) the 3rd month in the Jewish calendar corresponding to May-Jun

Frequency Lists  
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  2. Word
KJV (1)
Esther
1
NAS (1)
Esther
1
HCS (1)
Esther
1
BSB (1)
Esther
1
ESV (1)
Esther
1
WEB (1)
Esther
1
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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

סִיוָן m. Esther 8:9, the third month of the Hebrew year from the new moon of June to that of July; perhaps from the Chaldee root סְוָה to rejoice, as if month of rejoicing. [Benfey gives it a Persic derivation.]

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List of Word Forms
סִיוָ֗ן סיון sî·wān siVan sîwān
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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