Nisan

Nisan [N] [H] [S]

month of flowers, ( Nehemiah 2:1 ) the first month of the Jewish sacred year. (See ABIB .) Assyrian nisannu, "beginning."

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M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

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Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Nisan". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Nisan [N] [E] [S]

standard; miracle
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Nisan'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Nisan. [N] [E] [H]

[MONTH]


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[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Nisan'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

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 Nehemiah 2:1 and Esther 3:7. It denotes "the month of flowers."

See CALENDAR.


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'NISAN'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.