Hebrew alphabet


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Noun1.Hebrew alphabet - a Semitic alphabet used since the 5th century BC for writing the Hebrew language (and later for writing Yiddish and Ladino)Hebrew alphabet - a Semitic alphabet used since the 5th century BC for writing the Hebrew language (and later for writing Yiddish and Ladino)
alphabet - a character set that includes letters and is used to write a language
unicameral script - a script with a single case
aleph - the 1st letter of the Hebrew alphabet
beth - the 2nd letter of the Hebrew alphabet
gimel - the 3rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet
daleth - the 4th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
he - the 5th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
waw - the 6th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
zayin - the 7th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
heth - the 8th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
teth - the 9th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
yodh - the 10th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
kaph - the 11th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
lamedh - the 12th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
mem - the 13th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
nun - the 14th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
samekh - the 15th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
ayin - the 16th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
pe - the 17th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
sadhe - the 18th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
qoph - the 19th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
resh - the 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
sin - the 21st letter of the Hebrew alphabet
shin - the 22nd letter of the Hebrew alphabet
taw - the 23rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet
Translations
alfabeto hebraico
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The name - which can also be spelled Alef - is the first letter of the Hebrew alphabet, and means the number one in Hebrew.
The name, which can also be spelled Alef, is the first letter in the Hebrew alphabet.
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