Word: a

Pronounce: al'-fah

Strongs Number: G1

Orig: of Hebrew origin; the first letter of the alphabet; figuratively, only (from its use as a numeral) the first: --Alpha. Often used (usually an, before a vowel) also in composition (as a contraction from 427) in the sense of privation; so, in many words, beginning with this letter; occasionally in the sense of union (as a contraction of 260). G427

Use: TDNT-1:1,* Letter

Heb Strong:

    1) first letter of Greek alphabet
    2) Christ is the Alpha to indicate that he is the beginning and the end