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daleth

[ dah-luhd, -luhth, -luht; Sephardic Hebrew dah-let ]
/ ˈdɑ ləd, -ləθ, -lət; Sephardic Hebrew ˈdɑ lɛt /
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noun
the fourth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
the consonant sound represented by this letter.
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Also dalet, da·les [Ashkenazic Hebrew dah-luhs]. /Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈdɑ ləs/.

Origin of daleth

<Hebrew dāleth, akin to dālāh door
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daleth

daled

/ (ˈdɑːlɪd, Hebrew ˈdalɛt) /

noun
the fourth letter of the Hebrew alphabet (ד), transliterated as d or, when final, dh

Word Origin for daleth

Hebrew
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