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Za Sanskrit
 
Cologne Sanksrit Dictionary 
za 1 the first of the three sibilants (it belongs to the palatal class , but in sound as well as euphonic treatment often corresponds to {S} , though in some words pronounced more like {s}). -1. 2 za 2 (ifc.) = {zaya} (see {giri-} , {vAri-} , {vRkSa-za}). 3 za 3 m. = {zastra} L. ; = {ziva} L. ; n. see 2. {zam}.
 
In Armenian za is a letter of the alphabet with a numeric value of 6. In Arabic, za is a letter of the alphabet with a numeric value of 7. In esoteric alchemy it represents the process of change, because it is the initial letter of the terms - mercury (zaybaq) - vitriol (zaaj) - sulphuric acid (zayb, zaagin Cited from website Chishti. In Aramaic Za = Ziwa = Active Light
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