alef

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See also: álef

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alef (plural alefs)

  1. Alternative form of aleph

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

alef f (plural alefs)

  1. The Hebrew letter א.

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

alef

  1. aleph (first letter of the Hebrew and Phoenician scripts and the Northwest Semitic abjad)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of alef (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative alef alefit
genitive alefin alefien
partitive alefia alefeja
illative alefiin alefeihin
singular plural
nominative alef alefit
accusative nom. alef alefit
gen. alefin
genitive alefin alefien
partitive alefia alefeja
inessive alefissa alefeissa
elative alefista alefeista
illative alefiin alefeihin
adessive alefilla alefeilla
ablative alefilta alefeilta
allative alefille alefeille
essive alefina alefeina
translative alefiksi alefeiksi
instructive alefein
abessive alefitta alefeitta
comitative alefeineen

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hebrew אָלֶ״ף (ālep̄).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.lef/, [ˈäːl̺e̞f]
  • Stress: àlef
  • Hyphenation: a‧lef

Noun[edit]

alef m (invariable)

  1. aleph, specifically:
    1. The name of the Phoenician-script letter 𐤀
    2. The name of the Hebrew-script letter א

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

alef m (plural alefs)

  1. aleph (first letter of the Hebrew alphabet)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

alef m (plural alefs)

  1. Alternative form of álef