early reading of YHWH?

Vincent DeCaen decaen at chass.utoronto.ca
Wed Sep 8 20:47:48 EDT 1999


i've two exceptions in a certain database that i can't make sense of,
both with YHWH.... ie, i can't make sense of them reading 'adonay, but
i just might be able to make sense of them reading yah(u). if so, that
would mean the pausal reading was set before they starting reading
adonay for the divine name. (actually maybe three exceptions.)

any comments? 
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Dr Vincent DeCaen     <decaen at chass.utoronto.ca>
c/o Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, 4 Bancroft Ave., 2d floor
University of Toronto, Toronto ON, CANADA, M5S 1A1

Hebrew Syntax Encoding Initiative, www.chass.utoronto.ca/~decaen/hsei/
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