Etz Hayim logo
   

 

 

 

 


Next

The Letters of the Hebrew Alphabet

The Hebrew Letter PEY Pey

Navigate to each letter using the links on the right.Select a letter
You can return to the Hebrew Alphabet HOME page at any time by clicking HERE.
Download and print a "writing practice" sheet HERE.

Click a letter to find out more

 

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

 

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
Fey
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.

Pey
The letter Pey

Fey
The letter Fey

Pey sofit
The letter Pey sofit


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

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

Examples.
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.

SPIRITUALITY in the letter PEYPey

Coming soon...

 

Go to ... NEXT Hebrew Letter, Ayin
Next

 

 
           
 Page Updated: 17 October, 2011
  line    
    Last Site Update: 10 November, 2017 | 21 Cheshvan, 5778
                                                                                           Web Design: Elisheva
 
corner_shadow bottom shadow corner_shadow