from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as Tammuz, 2.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A deity among the ancient Syrians, in honor of whom the Hebrew idolatresses held an annual lamentation. This deity has been conjectured to be the same with the Phœnician Adon, or Adonis.
  • noun The fourth month of the Jewish ecclesiastical year, -- supposed to correspond nearly with our month of July.

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  • proper noun Alternative form of Tammuz (deity).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the tenth month of the civil year; the fourth month of the ecclesiastic year (in June and July)


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