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samekh

[sah-muh kh] /ˈsɑ məx/
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/
noun
1.
the 15th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (ס) transliterated as s
Word Origin
Hebrew, literally: a support
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