[b-hebrew] Alphabetizing

pporta at oham.net pporta at oham.net
Mon Jul 2 14:29:24 EDT 2007


> I have a question in regards to putting Hebrew words in alphabetical 
> order.
>
> I assume that ordering the words according to the letters would be the
> first step, but how do you handle the points (dagesh and vowel)?
>
> What is the ordering criteria when you have two or more words with the
> same letters, but different points?
>
> So, for example, if you have the words:
> )FBAL
> )FB"L
> )"BEL
> ):ABFL
>
> Or if you have:
> )FDAM
> )FDFM
> )FDOM
> ):EDOM
> )ODEM
>
> How would they be alphabetized?
>

Look at www.oham.net/out/N-t.html
You will find the right vowel and other points order stated by the Academy 
of the Hebrew Language.

Regards,

Pere Porta 




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