almah/betulah

Ewan MacLeod macleod_ewan at hotmail.com
Fri May 24 14:59:25 EDT 2002


Betulah means specifically a virgin, while almah is a young woman old enough 
to get married, but not necessarily a virgin. Almah is better translated 
'maid' or 'young lady' rather than virgin.

Ewan MacLeod

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