ח Ḥeth, eighth letter of the Alphabet. It interchanges with א. ה a. ע, v. letters א, a. ה; also with ג a. ק, as חבב, גבב, a. קבב; חָרָה a. גָּרָה &c.—For dialectical pronunciation, v. ה"א a. חי"ת.