teth

noun
\ ˈtāt How to pronounce teth (audio) , ˈtāth, ˈtās \

Definition of teth

: the 9th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see Alphabet Table

First Known Use of teth

circa 1823, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for teth

Hebrew ṭēth

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“Teth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teth. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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