Assyrian Neo-Aramaic

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Etymology

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From Akkadian 𒌗𒌆 (ititašrītu, beginning), possibly because the early Arameans regarded autumn as the start of the year.

Pronunciation

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Proper noun

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ܬܸܫܪܝܼܢ (tišrīnm

  1. Autumn month
  2. Tishrei: The first month of the Jewish calendar (of twenty-nine days), following Elul and preceding Cheshvan.

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