daleth

[dah-luh d, -luh th, -luh t; Sephardic Hebrew dah-let]
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noun

the fourth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
the consonant sound represented by this letter.

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

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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