Hebrew Vowels

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For purposes of memorization, it is highly recommended that students commit the information about each vowel (symbol, vowel name, vowel class, pronunciation, and transliteration) to handwritten flash cards.

Changeable Long Vowels

Symbol
(with letter)

Vowel
Name

Pronunciation

Transliteration

a-class

בָּ

Pathach a as in father

ā

e-class

בֵּ

Tsere e as in they

ē

o-class

בֹּ

Holem o as in role

ō

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