how to read numerals

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how to read numerals

Postby caleteu » 2017-12-12, 18:57

When letters of the alphabet are used as numerals, do you pronounce them as letters or numbers? Is א, for example, "aleph " or "echad"?

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Re: how to read numerals

Postby Luís » 2017-12-12, 21:36

I believe you read them as letters. For instance, י׳׳ב would be yod bet. But it's better if a native speaker (or an advanced learner) can confirm it.
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