daleth

noun
da·​leth | \ˈdä-ˌleth, -ˌlet also -ləd\

Definition of daleth 

: the 4th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see Alphabet Table

First Known Use of daleth

1567, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for daleth

Hebrew dāleth, from deleth door

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