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Phoenician 13. Mem

Mem is the thirteenth letter of the Hebrew Alphabet, one of the three mother letters and has as its symbol .

Mem is attributed to Binah, the Sephirah which has for symbols the primal waters and mother archetype. The letter Mem also stands for the mother, fertility, the earth, the sea

The shape of the letter Mem has an enclosing form, reflecting the female enclosing, harboring, nurturing values.

With them He formed earth in Space, summer in Time, and the belly in Souls - males with Mem Aleph Shin and females with Mem Shin Aleph.

Mem is also the 13th letter of the Phoenecian Alphabet.

Mem has a numeric value of 40 like Mu in Greek.

Mem sometimes has a numeric value of 600.
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