samekh

noun

sa·​mekh ˈsä-ˌmek How to pronounce samekh (audio)
: the 15th letter of the Hebrew alphabet see Alphabet Table

Word History

Etymology

Hebrew sāmekh

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of samekh was in 1823

Dictionary Entries Near samekh

Cite this Entry

“Samekh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/samekh. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!