the ninth month of the Jewish year
Origin of SivanClassical Hebrew (language) siwan, akin to Akkadian sim?nu, name of 3d Babylonian month
The third month of the year in the Jewish calendar. See Table at calendar.
Origin of SivanHebrew sîw&amacron;n, from Akkadian sim&amacron;nu, a month name, from sim&amacron;nu, season, time; see wsm in Semitic roots.