[b-hebrew] UK Report: Archaeological Find Confirms Hebrew Text of Jeremiah
enkidu at bigpond.net.au
Thu Jul 12 01:54:15 EDT 2007
An interesting find, but how could the name not be "spelled
differently" when one is written in Hebrew and the other in Akkadian?
On 12/07/2007, at 3:37 PM, Gary Hedrick wrote:
> Listers, here’s an interesting story from today’s issue
> of the
> Daily Telegraph in the UK. It suggests that a recent archaeological
> discovery from 2,500 years ago may substantiate the existence of a
> character mentioned in the Hebrew text of Jeremiah 39. But the
> spelling of
> the name in the recently-discovered inscription is slightly
> different from
> the name as it appears in the MT. Interesting report, nonetheless.
> to all.
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