daleth

[ dah-luh d, -luh th, -luh t; 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.

Nearby words

  1. dale, sir henry hallett,
  2. dale, sir thomas,
  3. dalek,
  4. dales,
  5. dalesman,
  6. daley,
  7. daley, richard,
  8. daley, richard joseph,
  9. dalglish,
  10. dalgyte

Also da·let, da·les [Ashkenazic Hebrew dah-luh s] /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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