Alpha - Beta (Greek)

Alpha - Beta Alpha and Beta are the first two letters of the Greek Alphabet. Closer inspection reveals that these letters are in fact mnemonics to help us understand the underlying system of the alphabet. Please see also the individual letters. An early version of the Greek language had 22 letters as in the Phoenician language. αλφαΒέτά represents the letters α λ φ α Β έ τ ά 1 11 21 1 2 5 22 1 1st Middle Penulimate 1st 2nd 2nd Last 1st Cons. Vowel α λ φα Βέ τ 1 11 21 2 22 1st Middle Penultiimate 2nd Last Vowel Vowel Sanskrit P Pha 21 22