from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The ninth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
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- 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
Hebrew ṭêt, of Phoenician origin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Phoenician ṭēth ("wheel"). (Wiktionary)