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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 Pey Ayin Tsade Kof Resh Tav

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

Het


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".

Example
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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