[b-hebrew] numbers

Dr. Joel M. Hoffman joel at exc.com
Wed Jul 27 10:58:46 EDT 2005


Hi all,

I have often wondered why the relatively rare letter SIN/SHIN is so
ubiquitous in the Hebrew numbers, occurring in 8 out of the ten
numbers 1-10, and actually ocurring TWICE in two of those numbers.

Does anyone have any idea why?

-Joel





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