samech

samekh

[sah-muhkh]
noun
1.
the 15th letter of the hebrew alphabet.
2.
the consonant sound represented by this letter.
Also, samech.


Origin:
< Hebrew sāmekh, akin to sāmakh he supported

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samekh (ˈsɑːmək, Hebrew ˈsamɛx)
 
n
the 15th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (ס) transliterated as s
 
[Hebrew, literally: a support]

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