LAMED

Lamedh or Lamed is the twelfth letter of the Semitic abjads, including Phoenician Lāmed Phoenician lamedh.svgHebrew ‘Lāmed לAramaic Lāmadh Lamed.svgSyriac Lāmaḏ ܠ, and Arabic Lām ل. Its sound value is [l].

The Phoenician letter gave rise to the Greek Lambda (Λ), Latin L, and Cyrillic El (Л).