[b-hebrew] A suspicious reference
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Wed Sep 14 15:11:28 EDT 2005
On 9/14/05, Vadim Cherny wrote:
> I saw several references on Internet to Iaouee pronunciation, consistent
> with iahwe. However, all of them refer to the article of "Anson F. Rainey,
> professor of Semitic Linguistics at Tel Aviv University," and publication in
> "London Papyri."
This apparently relates to a letter Prof Rainey wrote to BAR, reproduced
This letter evidently refers to two other BAR articles in July/August 1985,
and in May/June 1994. I would suggest you look those up.
> Did anyone actually saw a photo of that transliteration? Any other
> verification? I'm in doubt.
I wouldn't be so quick to doubt Prof Rainey. I suggest you first look up
all the above exchanges between Prof Rainey and others on BAR.
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