ELUL (ĕ-lūl'). The sixth month of the Hebrew year, approximately August-September (
ELUL ē lūl’ (אֱל֑וּל, LXX Ελουλ, meaning uncertain; prob. derived from the Babylonian Elulu or Ululu, the month of purification). Sixth month of the year (August-September). Found only in
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
e’-lul, e-lool’ (’elul,
The 6th month of the Hebrew year, corresponding to August-September. The derivation is uncertain.