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The Letters of the Hebrew Alphabet

The Hebrew Letter YUD Yud

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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

YUD is the tenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.

The letter Yud

Pronunciation. The letter
Yud is pronounced as "y" in yes.

Transliteration. The letter
Yud is transliterated "y".

Jerusalem (Jerusalem) is transliterated yerushalayim. Syllabification. yeru-sha-la-yim.
Note: In the Torah, yerushalayim is usually written Yerushalayim, where there is no yud before the final
irik. The form Jerusalem - Yerushalayim, the Modern Hebrew form of the written word, occurs 5 times in the Hebrew bible.


Gematria. Yud is equal to 10.

SPIRITUALITY in the letter YUDYud

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