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The earth’s revolution around the sun takes 365 days, while the moon’s 12 revolutions around the earth takes 12 months. The Quran says that there are 12 months in a year. On the other hand, in the Quran, the word “a month” (shehr) is also mentioned 12 times. The following verse mentions that there are 12 months in a year:

twelve is the number of months with God…
9-Repentance, 36


The word Number of occurrences
A month 12
The number of the months or the number of the moon’s revolutions around the world in a year 12

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