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Waw (letter)

sixth letter in the Hebrew alphabet
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Waw (wāw, also spelled vav or vau) (Hebrew: Vav‎) is the sixth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Its symbol in Ancient Hebrew writing is a arm raised up. Its symbol in Modern Hebrew writing today is a line going from top to bottom. It makes the sounds of many letters.