Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The ninth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The ninth letter of the Hebrew alphabet, pronounced somewhat like the English t. Its numerical value is 9.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the 9th letter of the Hebrew alphabet

Etymologies

Hebrew ṭêt, of Phoenician origin.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Phoenician ṭēth ("wheel"). (Wiktionary)

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