* The beginning of the year which began with the first new moon after the Spring Equinox.
'Assembly' is the congregation looked at as a moral whole, a corporate person before God: see Lev. 4.13; 8.3. 'Congregation,' ver. 6, is, I apprehend, the actual subsisting congregation composed of all its members.
Or 'kid,' here and in all this passage, as also in Gen. 22.8.