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heth

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noun \ˈḵāt, ˈḵāth, ˈḵet, ˈḵeth\

Definition of heth

  1. :  the 8th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see alphabet table



Origin of heth

Hebrew ḥēth


First Known Use: 1823

Rhymes with heth


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