the 16th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
the voiced pharyngeal constrictive consonant represented by this letter and cognate with Arabic ‘ain.
His bosom friend, ayin, makes the sound of a subdued and home-sick calf.
The Nurserymatograph A Lawyer
The universal existence, the En-Sof, consequently is identical with the non-existent (ayin).
History of the Jews, Vol. III (of 6) Heinrich Graetz
the 16th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (ע), originally a pharyngeal fricative, that is now silent and transliterated by a raised inverted comma (‘)
a male given name: from a Yoruba word meaning “we gave praises and he came.”.
noun Dan. born 1952, Canadian film actor and screenwriter, best known for the television show Saturday Night Live (1975–80) and the films The Blues Brothers (1980), Ghostbusters (1984), and Driving Miss Daisy (1989) Contemporary Examples Dan [aykroyd] is the proprietor… He would love to go forward [with the project] because he still loves it. Harold […]
- Aykhona wena
interjection (South African) an exclamation expressive of surprise, pain, pleasure, etc
one of an English breed of white, domestic ducks. Historical Examples Aylesbury returned two Members to Parliament, and its political history had been chequered. Fifteen Chapters of Autobiography George William Erskine Russell Were condemned by a bigoted vicar of Aylesbury, named Berry. Fox’s Book of Martyrs John Foxe Inspector Aylesbury took a large handkerchief from […]