the seventh letter of the Hebrew alphabet (?)
Origin of zayinClassical Hebrew (language) z?yin
The seventh letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
Origin of zayinHebrew, of Phoenician origin; see &dlowmac; in Semitic roots.
- The seventh letter of many Semitic alphabets (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).
From Proto-Semitic word for "sword" or other weapon.