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Shin: the twenty-first letter of the Hebrew alphabet, prounounced "sh" (if the dot is on the right, or "s" if the dot is on the left, and the letter is then called "sin"), with a numerical value of 300
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This class explains the mystical meanings of the Hebrew letters including the significance of the letters' names, their phonetic sounds, their graphic design, and even their corresponding numerical values.
Three heads are better than two. A lot better. Two is antinomy, three is on a cloud. Join us as Feivel and Miri discover their cloud hidden in the secrets of the mother-letter, that shining letter of Shalom, the Shin.
The twenty-first letter of the Hebrew alphabet
Shin is the twenty-first letter of the Hebrew alphabet Numerical value: 300 Sound: "SH" with a dot over the right side, and "S" with a dot over the left Meaning: 1. tooth 2. steadfast 3. change 4. return 5. year Story Rabbi Shalom Dov Ber Schneersohn, the...
There are four general customs regarding how to pronounce this name.
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