Definition of yod in English:

yod

Syllabification: yod
Pronunciation: /yôd, yo͝od, yäd
 
/

noun

  • 1The tenth and smallest letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
  • 2 Phonetics The semivowel or glide y.

Origin

from Hebrew yōḏ; related to yaḏ 'hand'.

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