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tav

[tahv, tawv, tahf, tawf] /tɑv, tɔv, tɑf, tɔf/
noun
1.
the 23rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
2.
the consonant sound represented by this letter.
Also, tau, taw.
Origin
< Hebrew tāw literally, mark
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tav

/tɑːv; tɑːf; Hebrew tav; taf/
noun
1.
the 22nd and last letter in the Hebrew alphabet (ת), transliterated as t or when final th
Word Origin
from Hebrew: cross, mark
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Related Abbreviations for tav

TAV

transatmospheric vehicle
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