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𐀄 U+10904, 𐤄
PHOENICIAN LETTER HE
← 𐀃
[U+10903]
Phoenician 𐀅 β†’
[U+10905]

TranslingualEdit

LetterEdit

𐀄 (h) Β 

  1. The fifth letter of the Phoenician abjad, called he.

PhoenicianEdit

PronounEdit

𐀄 (h)

  1. that

LetterEdit

𐀄 (h)

  1. The fifth letter of the Phoenician alphabet, representing the consonant /h/ and word-final vowels.

DescendantsEdit

  • Ancient Greek: Ξ• (E), Ξ΅ (e)
  • Aramaic: π‘„β€Ž (h)
    • Syriac: ά—β€Ž
      • Arabic: Ω‡β€Ž (h)
    • Hebrew: Χ”β€Ž
    • Pahlavi:
      • Inscriptional Pahlavi: π­€β€Ž (h)
      • Inscriptional Parthian: π­„β€Ž (h)

PunicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Phoenician π€„β€Ž (h).

PronunciationEdit

(prevocalic)

(preconsonantal, with gemination )

ArticleEdit

𐀄 (h)

  1. the

Usage notesEdit

The article is added to the noun. If the noun with the article begins with a

  • consonant (except ΚΎ, ΚΏ or αΈ₯) the consonant is geminated once to the article and the long form is used
  • vowel or ΚΎ, ΚΏ, αΈ₯, the short form is used