The Paleo-Hebrew Dictionary is an educational resource provided by ICRC at WAIE, designed for learning the Paleo-Hebrew language and alphabet. The website is a growing and living resource that provides comparisons with English, Ashkenazi/Modern Hebrew, Arabic, Aramaic/Syriac, and Greek.
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Paleo-Hebrew or Ancient Hebrew is the original language spoken by the Shemitic people known as the Hebrews. Learn about each letter or about the alphabet as a whole.
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PaleoHebrewDictionary.org is an online source for definitions, word origins, and a whole lot more. From Word of the Day to the stories behind the words of old, PaleoHebrewDictionary.org unlocks the secrets of the Paleo-Hebrew language for millions of people.
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