02_06_86 - e yu ya 1 Where two forms of a letter are given,...

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GREEK, RUSSIAN, AND HEBREW ALPHABETS The following table presents the Hebrew, Greek, and Russian alphabets, their letters, the names of the letters, and the English equiva- lents. Hebrew 1,3 Greek 4 Russian א aleph ’ 2 ב beth b, bh ג gimel g, gh ד daleth d, dh ה he h ו waw w ז zayin z ח heth h . ט teth t . י yodh y כ ך kaph k, kh ל lamedh l מ ם mem m נ ן nun n ס samekh s ע ayin פ ף pe p, ph צ ץ sadhe s . ק qoph q ר resh r sin ś shin sh ת taw t, th Α α alpha a Β β beta b Γ γ gamma g, n δ delta d Ε ε epsilon e Ζ ζ zeta z Η η eta ē Θ θ theta th Ι ι iota i Κ κ kappa k Λ λ lambda l Μ µ mu m Ν ν nu n Ξ ξ xi x Ο ο omicron o Π π pi p Ρ ρ rho r, rh Σ σ ς sigma s T τ tau t ϒ υ upsilon y, u Φ φ phi ph Χ χ chi ch Ψ ψ psi ps ω omega ō А а a Б б b В в v Г г g Д д d Е е e Ж ж zh З з z И и Й й i, ĭ К к k Л л l М м m Н н n О о o П п p Р р r C с s Т т t У у u Ф ф f Х х kh Ц ц ts Ч ч ch Ш ш sh Щ щ shch Ъ ъ 5 Ы ы y Ь ь 6 Э э
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Unformatted text preview: e yu ya 1 Where two forms of a letter are given, the second one is the form used at the end of a word. 2 Not represented in transliteration when initial. 3 The Hebrew letters are primarily consonants; a few of them are also used secondarily to represent certain vowels, when provided at all, by means of a system of dots or strokes adjacent to the consonated characters. 4 The letter gamma is transliterated nonly before velars; the letter upsilon is transliterated uonly as the final element in diphthongs. 5 This sign indicates that the immediately preceding consonant is not palatized even though immediately followed by a palatized vowel. 6 This sign indicates that the immediately preceding consonant is palatized even though not immediately followed by a palatized vowel. 2-27...
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