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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tethtɛt, tɛs(n.)

or tet

  1. the ninth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

Origin of teth:

< Heb tēth

Princeton's WordNet

  1. teth(noun)

    the 9th letter of the Hebrew alphabet


  1. teth(Noun)

    The ninth letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).

  2. Origin: From Phoenician .


  1. Teth

    Ṭēth is the ninth letter of many Semitic abjads, including Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew Tet ט, Syriac ܛ and Arabic Ṭāʾ ط; it is 9th in abjadi order and 16th in modern Arabic order. Its sound value is, one of the Semitic emphatic consonants. The Phoenician letter gave rise to the Greek Theta. The Persian Ța is also used however it is pronounced as a hard "t" sound and it is the 19th letter in the modern Persian alphabet.

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