zayin

noun
za·​yin | \ ˈzä-yən How to pronounce zayin (audio) , ˈzī(-ə)n \

Definition of zayin

: the 7th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see Alphabet Table

First Known Use of zayin

1823, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for zayin

Hebrew

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“Zayin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zayin. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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