Definition of beth in English:

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beth

Pronunciation: /bāt/
/bāTH/
/bās/

noun

The second letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
Example sentences
  • Lamentations 3 is an acrostic on the Hebrew alphabet, each letter given three lines: three alephs, three beths, three gimmels, and so on.
  • "Beth" is the name of the second letter of the alphabet,
  • Since Beth is the second letter of the Aramaic alphabet, I have replaced "beth (letter)" with "B" to more closely approximate an English sentence

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Syllabification: beth

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