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The Hebrew Letter TET

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Click a letter to find out more Aleph Bet Gimmel Dalet Hey Vav Zayin Het Tet Yod Kaf Lamed Mem Nun Samekh Pey Ayin Tsade Kof Resh Tav

TET is the ninth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.

Tet
The letter Tet


Pronunciation. The letter
Tet is pronounced as "t" in tea.

Transliteration. The letter
Tet is transliterated "t".

Example
Torora - Purity (purity, purification) is transliterated tohora. Syllabication. to-ho-ra.
Note: The pronunciation of tohora is trucky. The vowel after tet is a kamats atuf not a kamats; it is an open unaccented syllable but a short vowel. [This is because the gutteral letter (hey) that follows cannot take a sh'va and so demands a compond sh'va.] So... "to" not "ta" and the vowel after hey, a compound sh'va, is a atuf kamats, so is a very short "o."]

Tohora pronunciation

Gematria. Tet is equal to 9.

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