شعبان

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From شَعَبَ (šaʿaba, to scatter, to disperse).

Noun[edit]

شَعْبَانُ (šaʿbānum

  1. Sha'aban, the eighth of the twelve months of the Muslim lunar calendar, each beginning with a new moon. Sha'aban means "scattered" in Arabic, and is the time when ancient people dispersed to find water.

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