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The Letters of the Hebrew Alphabet

The Hebrew Letter PEY Pey

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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


PEY is the seventeenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet

Pey has two pronunciations.
Pey, with a dagesh kal (small dot in the center) of the letter, and
without a dagesh.
Pey also takes a final (sofit) form when the letter occurs at the end of a word—the final form has the softer pronunciation of fey.

The letter Pey

The letter Fey

Pey sofit
The letter Pey sofit

Pey is pronounced as "p" in peg.
Fey is pronounced as "f" in fine.
Pey sofit is pronounced as "f" in fine.

Pey is transliterated "p".
Fey is transliterated "f".

pe - mouth (mouth) is transliterated pe. Syllabification. pe.
sefer - book(book) is transliterated sefer . Syllabification. se-fer .
canaf - wing (wing) is transliterated kanaf . Syllabification. ka-naf .

Gematria. Pey is equal to 80.

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