HE (hā). The fifth letter of the Hebrew alphabet, pronounced like the English h. It was also used for the number 5.
HE hā (ה). The fifth letter in the Heb. alphabet corresponding to Eng. “h.” It is classified linguistically as a laryngeal fricative.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
ha: The fifth letter of the Hebrew alphabet; transliterated in this Encyclopedia as "h." It came also to be used for the number 5. For name, etc., see Alphabet.