SV: Ending on a vowel?
sh at teol.ku.dk
Fri Dec 14 04:53:09 EST 2001
well, I'm all in favour of katab, since it's what the Danish standard
Biblical Hebrew grammar uses anyway - I was just trying to adapt to the
merry holy days, everybody
> -----Oprindelig meddelelse-----
> Fra: Jonathan D. Safren [SMTP:yonsaf at beitberl.ac.il]
> Sendt: 13. december 2001 11:28
> Til: S?ren Holst; Biblical Hebrew
> Emne: Re: Ending on a vowel?
> Somehow I am bothered by the use of the paradigm verb qatal (kill) in this
> day and age. Wouldn't katab (write) or $pt (judge, rule, save) be more
> suitable for scholars specializing in Hebrew Bible?
> What was good for Gesenius is not necessarily good for us.
> Jonathan D. Safren
> Dept. of Biblical Studies
> Beit Berl College
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