[b-hebrew] elohim 2555x or 2600x in the Hebrew Bible
peterkirk at qaya.org
Sun Sep 21 21:29:46 EDT 2003
On 21/09/2003 15:04, Pastor Mark Eddy wrote:
>If you include the singular EL a BibleWorks search comes up with 6499 occurrences with 22 forms in 4795
>verses. If you had to, you could check each reference to see which form(s) may have been overlooked in the
>first reference you cited.
The singular of 'elohim is not 'el but 'eloah. These are two different
words for "god". Both 'el and 'eloah have perfectly regular plurals,
'elim (Job 41:17) and 'elohim respectively. 'eloah occurs about 57 times
in the singular.
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