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 (lä′mĭd, -mĕd′)
The 12th letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.

[Hebrew lāmed, of Phoenician origin; see lmd in Semitic roots.]
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Noun1.lamedh - the 12th 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"