[sah-dee, -duh, tsah-dee]
- the 18th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
- the consonant sound represented by this letter.
Origin of sadhe
First recorded in 1895–1900, sadhe is from the Hebrew word ṣādhē
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sade or tsade
- the 18th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (צ or, at the end of a word ץ), transliterated as s or ts and pronounced more or less like English s or ts with pharyngeal articulation
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