Ruth 4.4

Bryan Rocine brocine at
Mon Sep 20 20:57:08 EDT 1999

yom tov Matti
you wrote:
> How do people parse the kethiv and qere forms in Ruth 4.4?
I take the K as
> indicative and the Q as cohortative. Any thoughts?
> With regards,
> Matthew Anstey

I would take it as cohortative either way by virtue of its
clause-initial position.


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