Sunday, August 07, 2005
For some reason, the comments on my last post got off on a tangent about the pronunciation of the Hebrew letter "Taf". Some pronounce it in the Ashkenazic way of "Saf" when there is no dot in the middle. Others pronounce it as "Taf" regardless of the dot, as the Sephardim do. This may be confusing to my non-Jewish or non-Hebrew speaking readers.
Here's a cute cartoon on the subject: Taf to pronounce