One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
(in the Jewish calendar) the fifth month of the civil and eleventh of the religious year, usually coinciding with parts of January and February.
- ‘The government edict which came at the beginning of Shevat, 1892, required all students to leave town within three days.’
- ‘Congregations plant trees and pursue agricultural projects on Tu B'Shevat, the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat.’
From Hebrew šĕḇaṭ.
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