kamatz

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English[edit]

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The red marks in this image are kamatz marks.

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew קָמָץ(kamats).

Noun[edit]

kamatz (plural kamatzes or kamatzim)

  1. A Hebrew nikud vowel sign, shaped like a small uppercase T, which is written beneath a letter to indicate an /a/ sound, or sometimes an /o/ sound.