This one's pronounced "v" as in vacuum. You've noticed that this letter is really just with the dot taken out. So how are we going to remember that? How are we going to keep the two of them straight?

How about imagining that Vet is just Bet with the little dot vacuumed out?

Sort of like this:

No comments on my artistic job, please. :-)

So, let's read a word with this one.

This word means exactly the same as , but it's shorter:

אַב (audio)

So, what would be a shorter way to say "Dad's coming"?


Anyhow, since and are really the same letter, the next letter, Gimel, is the third letter of the Alefbet.