Ezek 44:3

Dave Washburn dwashbur at nyx.net
Sat Jun 12 11:13:52 EDT 1999


> I thought that notes like "frt l" in BHS with no other notes implies 
> that the reading is pure conjecture with no MS or version support. Am 
> I correct? Many of these conjectures are old and seem to be worthless.

Yes, that's what it means.  "frt" is "perhaps" while the "l" is "read," 
hence "perhaps we should read [enter wild guess here]".  I really 
hope the next edition does away with this Latin shorthand.

Dave Washburn
http://www.nyx.net/~dwashbur
A Bible that's falling apart means a life that isn't.



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