It's Time to Talk About Moons and Months https://mosaicmagazine.com/observation/religion-holidays/2019/09/its-time-to-talk-about-moons-and-months/

Why the words for both are so similar in so many languages, and why Hebrew has turned out to be the rare exception.

September 18, 2019 | Philologos
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