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mem

 (mĕm)
n.
The 13th letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.

[Hebrew, of Phoenician origin; see my in Semitic roots.]

mem

(mɛm)
n
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) the 13th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (מ or, at the end of a word, ם), transliterated as m
[Hebrew, literally: water]

mem

(mɛm)

n.
the 13th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
[1895–1900; < Hebrew mēm, akin to mayim water]

mem.

1. member.
2. memoir.
3. memorandum.
4. memorial.
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Noun1.mem - the 13th letter of the Hebrew alphabetmem - the 13th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
Hebraic alphabet, Hebrew alphabet, Hebrew script - a Semitic alphabet used since the 5th century BC for writing the Hebrew language (and later for writing Yiddish and Ladino)
alphabetic character, letter of the alphabet, letter - the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech; "his grandmother taught him his letters"