Tag (Hebrew writing)
The letters Beth, Daleth, He, Heth, Yud and Quf have one tag (Mnemonic: BeDeQ-KhaYaH). The letters Gimel, Zayin, Tet, Nun, Ayin, Tzadi and Shin have 3 tags (Mnemonic: Sha´ATNeZ-GaTz). In Jewish theology, each tag has special significance and meaning.
- Sofer (scribal) penmanship for ritual STA"M use of Kulmusim quill
- Halachic origins in Gemara, the Babylonian Tractate Menachot 29
- Conventions in use
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