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NISAN

ni'-san (nican): The first month of the Jewish year in which occurred the Passover and which corresponds to April. The month is the same as Abib, which occurs in the Pentateuch. Nisan occurs in Neh 2:1 and Est 3:7. It denotes "the month of flowers."
See CALENDAR.
Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'nisan'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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