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The first letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
aleph(ˈɑːlɪf; Hebrew ˈaːlɛf)
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) the first letter in the Hebrew alphabet (א) articulated as a glottal stop and transliterated with a superior comma (')
a•leph(ˈɑ lɪf, ˈɑ lɛf)
the first letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Hebrew āleph, akin to eleph ox]
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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)