tav

[tahv, tawv, tahf, tawf]
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noun

the 23rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
the consonant sound represented by this letter.

Nearby words

  1. tautomerism,
  2. tautomerize,
  3. tautonym,
  4. tautonymous,
  5. tautosyllabic,
  6. tavel,
  7. tavener,
  8. tavern,
  9. tavern nuts,
  10. tavern table

Also tau, taw.

Origin of tav

From the Hebrew word tāw literally, mark

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British Dictionary definitions for tav

tav

taw

noun

the 22nd and last letter in the Hebrew alphabet (ת), transliterated as t or when final th

Word Origin for tav

from Hebrew: cross, mark

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