qoph

noun
\ ˈkōf How to pronounce qoph (audio) \
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Definition of qoph

: the 19th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see Alphabet Table

First Known Use of qoph

circa 1567, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for qoph

Hebrew qōph

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Dictionary Entries near qoph

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QMS

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qp

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