Hebrew script


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Noun1.Hebrew script - a Semitic alphabet used since the 5th century BC for writing the Hebrew language (and later for writing Yiddish and Ladino)Hebrew script - 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
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A comparison of the Hebrew script with the Tamil Brahmi script will confirm that Hebrew script is based on the older Brahmi script, an uncomfortable fact for the Hebrew chauvinists who suppress this fact.
The tablet weighs about 115 pounds and is inscribed in an early Hebrew script called Samaritan.
amp;nbsp;The Hebrew script reportedly details the payment of taxes or transfer of goods to storehouses in Jerusalem.
Two lines of ancient Hebrew script on the fragile and faded artifact suggest it was part of a document detailing the payment of taxes or transfer of goods to storehouses in Jerusalem.
Of particular interest to JBQ readers are the sections regarding the language that Adam spoke and how did he learn it, the language spoken prior to the Tower of Babel, the language spoken by the Israelites while in Egypt, the development of Hebrew script and possible Egyptian influences on Biblical names.
However, the Paleo-Hebrew script experienced revival towards the end of the Persian period, something probably signaling that "the Hebrew script was revived in association with a project of expressing identity" (p.
There's an artful balance of ritual and aesthetic in the design, which features six small pinch bowls atop a large, gold-rimmed plate, with the option of Hebrew script identifying each bowl and its spot on the plate.
According to an Army statement Sunday, an Indonesian UNIFIL contingent found a suspicious-looking object composed of two parts bearing Hebrew script that had been placed under an olive tree on the outskirts of Adaisseh, on the Lebanese side of the technical fence.
The writing dates to the same period, and uses the same tidy calligraphic Hebrew script, as some of the Dead Sea Scrolls, a collection of documents that include the earliest known surviving manuscripts of Hebrew Bible texts.
They also believe the Torah, written in the ancient Hebrew script, was found on this mountain.
In the afternoon take a sightseeing tour of Cochin, taking in the Dutch Palace where scrolls of the Old Testament and copper plates inscribed in Hebrew script are preserved, St.
The Samaritan Bible is written in the old Hebrew script and differs slightly from the Jewish tradition.