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Iyar

Iyar \Iyar\, Iyyar \Iyyar\n. the eighth month of the civil year in the Jewish calendar; the second month of the ecclesiastical year (in April and May).

Syn: Iyyar.

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Iyar

Iyar ( or , StandardIyyar TiberianʾIyyār ; from Akkadian '' ayyaru'', meaning "Rosette; blossom") is the eighth month of the civil year (which starts on 1 Tishrei) and the second month of the ecclesiastical year (which starts on 1 Nisan) on the Hebrew calendar. The name is Babylonian in origin. It is a spring month of 29 days. Iyar usually falls in April–June on the Gregorian calendar.

In the Hebrew Bible, before the Babylonian Exile, the month is called Ziv (, ). Ziv is a Hebrew name, which means "light" or "glow".

Usage examples of "iyar".

The report said Dance was arrested by BANG officers on Iyar after they watched him make a delivery of black ice to a street dealer.

BANG unit officers Rickard and Finks had set up on Dance on Iyar north of the Boulevard.