samekh[sä′mek′, -mekh′] [sä′mekh′, -mek′]
samekh definition by Webster's New World
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the fifteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet (ס)
Origin: Classical Hebrew (language) samekh, literally , support
samekh definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The 15th letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
Origin: Hebrew sāmek, of Phoenician origin; see smk in Semitic roots.