- the second letter of the Hebrew alphabet (?): in a text containing points, this letter written with a dot is designated beth or bet; without a dot it is vet
- house (of): used in the names of Jewish institutions, houses of worship, etc. : Beth Din, Beth Jacob School
Origin of bethClassical Hebrew (language) bet, literally , house: see beta
The second letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
Origin of bethHebrew bêt, of Phoenician origin; see byt in Semitic roots.