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Hebrew letter zayin freefonts.svg
ז U+05D6, ז
HEBREW LETTER ZAYIN
ו
[U+05D5]
Hebrew ח
[U+05D7]

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HebrewEdit

LetterEdit

ז (z)

  1. Zayin: the seventh letter of the Hebrew alphabet, after ו and before ח.
  2. The numeral 7 in Hebrew numbering.

Usage notesEdit

  • The letter ז represents the consonant /z/ (like the <z> in English zoo).
  • In Modern Israeli Hebrew, the sound /ʒ/ (like the <s> in English pleasure), which occurs in various foreign phrases and proper nouns, is commonly written ז׳ (zh).

Coordinate termsEdit

AbbreviationEdit

ז (z.)

  1. (grammar) (זָכָר, zakhar) m: masculine gender

AntonymsEdit

  • נ (n.)