strings of nouns/adjectives

Andrew & Debby Kulikovsky hermeneutics at
Thu Sep 5 10:13:13 EDT 2002

Another syntax question.

In Gen 1:20, the waters are to teem with "sherez nephesh chayyah"

Now, is this two separate objects? Swarming things AND living, breathing 

Or a single object? Swarming, living breathing things.

In the latter case, the noun sherez would function as an adjective.

Andrew & Debby Kulikovsky
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