from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The 19th letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
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- n. The nineteenth letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).
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- n. the 19th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
Hebrew qôp, of Phoenician origin; akin to Hebrew qôp, ape; perhaps akin to Sanskrit kapiḥ, ape, or Egyptian g'f, type of small ape.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)