[tahv, tawv, tahf, tawf]
- the 23rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
- the consonant sound represented by this letter.
Origin of tav
From the Hebrew word tāw literally, mark
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Examples from the Web for tav
The tropic heat of Tav increased; it was as if the ground itself were steaming.
There is no night or day in Tav since the blue light is steady.
Then, as through a curtain, they came into the light of Tav.
In the shining surface Garin saw pictured a break in Tav's wall.
More than ever he was the outlander with no true roots in Tav.
- the 22nd and last letter in the Hebrew alphabet (ת), transliterated as t or when final th
from Hebrew: cross, mark
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