Adar (Hebrew: אֲדָר ʾAdār; from Akkadian adaru) is the sixth month of the civil year and the twelfth month of the religious year on the Hebrew calendar, roughly corresponding to the month of March in the Gregorian calendar. It is a month of 29 days.

Hasidic Jews celebrating Purim, the holiday of the deliverance of the Jewish people in the ancient Achaemenid Empire 474 BCE
Native nameאֲדָר  (Hebrew)
CalendarHebrew calendar
Month number12
Number of days29
SeasonWinter (Northern Hemisphere)
Gregorian equivalentFebruary–March
Significant days

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