Hebrew Letters


Ordisoftware™ Hebrew Letters is a libre and open-source software written in C# that helps for the lettriq letter-by-letter study and analysis of hebrew words.

Mozilla Public License 2.0


  • Hebrew letters database with their customizable meanings.
  • Analyse a word letter by letter to get a sentence describing its meaning.
  • Copy the result to clipboard.
  • English, French.


"An easy-to-use and intuitive way to study and translate Hebrew words"


  • Works under Windows Vista x32/x64 or higher
  • Screen 1024x768 or higher
  • Requires the Framework .NET 4.5
  • Requires SQLite ODBC Driver
  • C# source code included
  • Kaspersky Antivirus and VirusTotal.com verified

  Hebrew Letters 4.1

Size: 9.3 MiB
Upload: 23 April 2020
Downloads: 208 since 24 January 2019
Last download: 5 August 2020



Frequently asked questions

How to install SQlite ODBC Driver?

The setup tries to install:

What to do in case of ODBC datasource connection error?

The setup tries to register an ODBC DSN to the registry but in case of problem run "C:\Program Files\Ordisoftware\Hebrew Letters\Register ODBC.reg" or open the ODBC datasource manager (Admin tools in Windows' Control panel) and create a user datasource named "Hebrew-Letters" for "SQLite 3 ODBC Driver" with "Database Name" sets to:

"%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Ordisoftware\Hebrew Letters\Hebrew-Letters.sqlite"

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Keyboard shortcuts

  • F1 : Analyse view
  • F2 : Settings view
  • F3 : Search term
  • Ctrl+M : Open the lettriq analysis method notice
  • Ctrl+G : Open the grammar guide
  • Ctrl+L : Open Shorashon web page
  • F8 : Preferences
  • F11 : Help
  • F12 : About
  • Escape : Close window


Future improvements

  • Add context menu on letters buttons to open details of letter.
  • Add online search a word providers editor form.
  • Optimize comboboxes creation.

4.1 - 2020.04.23

  • Add select all (Ctrl+A) and undo/redo support for text boxes.
  • Add undo/redo & copy/cut/paste context menu for text boxes.
  • Add backspace key management for text boxes.
  • Fix copy/cut/paste of hebrew text box.
  • Fix inserting a letter at the caret when clicking on letters buttons.
  • Add option to set the max length of the textbox of the hebrew input panel.
  • Improve auto optimize database at startup that is done once a week.
  • Improve debugger to create a GitHub issue.
  • Optimize startup time.

4.0 - 2020.04.19

  • Exit application at startup if user choose to download a newer version.
  • Add lettriq analysis method notice.
  • Add grammar guide from Hebrew Words.
  • Add menu for web links about judaism.
  • Add option to auto vacuum database at startup.
  • Add option to auto sort meanings combobox items.
  • Add option to use Escape key to close app.
  • Add option to enable debugger.
  • Add debugger (exception information form).
  • Fix paste from clipboard to overwrite the selected text.
  • Fix selected row in meanings array when the last item is deleted.
  • Improve search term result dialog box.
  • Improve UI/UX.
  • Code refactoring.
  • Move online providers values from code to files in the application documents folder.
  • Update help.

3.1 - 2020.04.07

  • Add option to change the sentence font size.
  • Improve search term form.
  • Improve copy meanings to clipboard.
  • Remove diacritics from unicode clipboard content.

3.0 - 2020.03.14

  • Add search a term.
  • Add letters values in the input panel.
  • Add copy/cut/paste for the input box.
  • Add copy hebrew unicode to clipboard button.
  • Add paste from unicode clipboard content button.
  • Add online search from several providers (Pealim, Google, Bing, Wiktionary, Sefaria, Reverso, Glosbe, Dict.com).
  • Add links to Shorashon and Lexilogos.

2.9 - 2019.10.27

  • Improve meanings by trimming leading and trailing spaces.

2.8 - 2019.10.21

  • Fix french translation of parameters labels lost in previous version.
  • Update help.

2.7 - 2019.10.18

  • Improve UI.
  • Some fixes.
  • Some code refactorings.
  • Setup install SQLite ODBC Driver if not present.

2.6 - 2019.09.25

  • Add option to choose language.
  • Fix meanings can't be edited or deleted.
  • Fix meanings list.
  • Improve UI.
  • Update help.
  • Some code refactorings.

2.5 - 2019.09.19

  • Add option to disable startup check update.
  • Some code refactorings.

2.4 - 2019.09.15

  • Fix starting form location.

2.3 - 2019.09.04

  • Update controls tabs.

2.2 - 2019.08.28

  • Fix letters english names.

2.1 - 2019.08.27

  • Improve raw export to clipboard of a word's meanings.

2.0 - 2019.08.22

  • Upgrade DB to improve letters description.
  • Add raw export to clipboard of a word's meanings.
  • Some improvments.

1.1 - 2019.05.22

  • Add check update.

1.0 - 2019.01.24

  • Initial release.

More information

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