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Archive for December 8, 2010

DAGGESH FORTE and DAGGESH LENE

Many students of Hebrew have a hard time distinguishing between a daggesh forte (which doubles a consonant) and a daggesh lene (which is there to help with pronunciation).

This explanation should help those interested.  It is not the best, but it should help.

SHALOM