vav

or vau

[ vahv, vawv ]
/ vɑv, vɔv /

noun

the sixth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
any of the sounds represented by this letter.

Origin of vav

From the Hebrew word wāw literally, hook

Definition for vau (2 of 2)

Le Vau
[ luh voh ]
/ lə ˈvoʊ /

noun

Louis [lwee] /lwi/, 1612–70, French architect.
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British Dictionary definitions for vau

vav
/ (vɔːv) /

noun

the sixth letter of the Hebrew alphabet (ו) transliterated as v or wAlso called: waw

Word Origin for vav

from Hebrew wāw a hook
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