The first letter of the Proto-Canaanite alphabet, and its descendants in descended Semitic scripts, such as Phoenician Aleph (ʾaleph), Aramaic , Syriac ܐ ('ālaph), Hebrew א (“aleph”) and Arabic ا (álif).
The first letter of the Hebrew alphabet (א)
The first letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
Origin of aleph
Hebrew ’ālepof Phoenician originℵlp in Semitic roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Hebrewאלף (álef), with a Hellenized ph spelling due to influence from alpha.
Aleph Sentence Examples
By this permutation, Aleph, the first letter of the alphabet, becomes Lamed, the twelfth letter; Beth becomes Mem, and so on.
But the definition of the cardinal number of a class applies when the class is not finite, and it can be proved that there are different infinite cardinal numbers, and that there is a least infinite cardinal, now usually denoted by o where to is the Hebrew letter aleph.
The Hebrew "alephbet" comes from the first two letters of the Hebrew alphabet - "aleph" and "bet."