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The 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
resh(reɪʃ; Hebrew reʃ)
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) the 20th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (ר), transliterated as r
[from Hebrew, from rōsh head]
the 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
[1895–1900; < Hebrew rēsh, akin to rōsh head]
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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)