[b-hebrew] words for fool
Daryl F. Jefferies
djefferi at chorus.net
Wed Mar 19 15:52:39 EST 2003
M.V. Fox lists "...in a continuum from ingrained moral defect and
unchangeability to relative innocence and improvability": 'ewil,
letz, kesil, hasar leb, ba'ar, and peti (Anchor Bible, Prov. 1-9, pp.
38-39). I'm not sure which one is used for senility...
>In a message dated 3/19/2003 3:11:35 PM Eastern Standard Time,
>jwest at highland.net writes:
>> im slipping into senility and can only recall 3 words normally used in
>> proverbs for fool- letz, kesil, and pethi. what am i forgetting?
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