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- Homophone: ש
ס • (s)
- Samekh: the fifteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
- Used as the numeral 60 in Hebrew numbering.
- Used to mark the end of a setumah.
- In Modern Hebrew, the letter ס (s) is nearly always pronounced /s/; however, there are a few words and names with a /z/ sound that are nonetheless sometimes written with a ס instead of a ז (z); examples include מוזיקה \ מוסיקה (múzika, “music”) and פריז \ פריס (paríz, “Paris”).