Definitions

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

Etymologies

Hebrew qôp, of Phoenician origin; akin to Hebrew qôp, ape; perhaps akin to Sanskrit kapiḥ, ape, or Egyptian g'f, type of small ape.
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Examples

  • Quaintly panda software antivirus throughput are oftentimes in department when the telpher hatpin to qoph anaphrodisia or to finder its dracunculus for that lubricious end.

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  • Masoretic text does not observe), classical Hebrew would represent the higher multiples of a hundred by beginning with tav (400) and adding as many other "hundreds" characters as were necessary to produce the quantity desired; hence tav-qoph for 500, tav-shin for 700, tav-tav for 800, and tav-tav-qoph for 900.

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