aleph


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a·leph

 (ä′lĕf, -ləf)
n.
The first letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.

[Hebrew 'ālep, of Phoenician origin; see ʔlp in Semitic roots.]

aleph

(ˈɑːlɪf; Hebrew ˈaːlɛf)
n
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) the first letter in the Hebrew alphabet (א) articulated as a glottal stop and transliterated with a superior comma (')
[Hebrew: ox]

a•leph

(ˈɑ lɪf, ˈɑ lɛf)

n.
the first letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Hebrew āleph, akin to eleph ox]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aleph - the 1st 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"
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And yet," added Ben-Levi, "thou canst not point me out a Philistine-no, not one-from Aleph to Tau-from the wilderness to the battlements who seemeth any bigger than the letter Jod
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Rabbi Sanford Dresin, a career Army chaplain for more than 26 years who now serves as director of military programs for Aleph, told the Chabad website earlier this year that there are only "about 37 Jewish chaplains in the entire U.
La organizacion del congreso ALEPH ha sido parte integrante de las actividades del DIIA.
Los Beatles eran unos monstruos, tocaban y cantaban muy bien, tenian un angelote tremendo; lo que deseamos en Aleph es tocar canciones que muy pocos grupos tocan", afirma el guitarrista, vocalista y ejecutante de armonica.
SyQic and Aleph Labs will be at MIPTV to display innovative TV technologies.
En otras palabras, y para volver sobre los pasos de Borges y Cantor, ese color en estado puro equivaldria a un cierto Aleph, en cual todos los demas colores de la realidad (subconjuntos) estarian incluidos.
Aunque Borges no es, por supuesto--al menos no de modo ostensible--, un artista conceptual, estoy convencido que el Aleph, mucho mas que un percepto--esto es, mucho mas que un bloque de sensaciones y percepciones, que por supuesto estan contenidas en el--es tambien de pleno derecho un concepto, o sea, una trama conceptual que no solo retiene pensamientos sino que de modo senalado obliga al lector a elaborar los suyos y a sobrevolar de una nueva manera su insercion en el ambito de la vida.
The Italian favourite Mascalzone Latino defeated Aleph to seal its respective place in the last four stages of the competition that concludes on March 21.
Beatriz es trivial, acaso tambien falsa, como el Aleph, no obstante, las experiencias que ella desata en el narrador, de manera directa o indirecta, aunque ambiguas y plagadas de heterodoxias, inciden en el en mayor o menor medida.
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Is it possible that there are transfinite numbers between two alephs, especially between aleph-one and aleph-two?