Sivan[sē vän′, siv′ən]
the ninth month of the Jewish year
Origin of SivanClassical Hebrew (language) siwan, akin to Akkadian simānu, name of 3d Babylonian month
The third month of the year in the Jewish calendar. See Table at calendar.
Origin of SivanHebrew sîwān, from Akkadian simānu, a month name, from simānu, season, time; see wsm in Semitic roots.