Samuel's Name

Kevin L. Barney klbarney at
Sat Feb 24 08:55:50 EST 2001

WRT the u-vowel, how about taking it as a pronominal suffix, in which
event the name could mean something like:  "His Name is El." 
(Alternatively, I believe it could be an archaic construct form, resulting
in "The Name of God," which was one of your suggestions.)

Kevin L. Barney
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
klbarney at

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