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Tishri

TISHRI tĭsh’ rĭ (תִּשְׁרִי). The seventh month of the Heb. ecclesiastical calendar; also called Ethanim (1 Kings 8:2). It was the first month of the civil calendar. The Jewish New Year fell on the first day of Tishri. International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915) tish’-re, tiz’-re: The 7th month of the Jewish ecclesiastical, and 1st of the civil, year (September-October). The same as Ethanim. See [[Calendar]].