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The Letters of the Hebrew Alphabet

The Letter HET (ḤET) Het

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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 Ayin Pey Tsade Kof Resh Tav

Het (et) is the eighth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.


Pronunciation. The letter
Het (et) is pronounced as "ch" in zebra.

Transliteration. The letter
Het (et) is transliterated "h" or "" or "ch" or "h" or "kh".

Hokma - Wisdom (wisdom, knowledge) is transliterated hokhma. Syllabification. hokh-ma.
Note: the vowel after het is a kamats hatuf not a kamats, so...hokh not hakh.
[hokh (hokh) is a closed unaccented syllable.]

Gematria. Het (et) is equal to 8.

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