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The letter "Nun" (read as noon) is the fourteenth letter of the Alef Beis.

The word Nun means fish in Aramaic and represents the egoless state of fish, in its natural medium of water, when forced to reveal itself on dry land.

The numerical value of the Letter Nun is fifty (50).

There are fifty gates of understanding.
The cycle of fifty years culminating in the Jubilee year.

Listen to the sound of the Noon


Listen to the sound of Long Nun


For additional insights to the Hebrew Alphabet and the mystical aspects associated with these letters visit the : Gal Einai Institute in Jerusalem.
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