ayin

noun
\ ˈī-ən How to pronounce ayin (audio) \

Definition of ayin

: the 16th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see Alphabet Table

First Known Use of ayin

1682, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ayin

Hebrew ʽayin, literally, eye

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“Ayin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ayin. Accessed 6 Jun. 2020.

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