- 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
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Historical Examples of vaus
In the fifteenth century, Reid, Vaus, and Cuthbert are prominent citizens.Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland
Daniel Turner Holmes
- 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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