[b-hebrew] Waw Copulative in Narrative Hebrew Narrative

Alviero Niccacci alviero.niccacci at studiumbiblicum.org
Sun Apr 18 11:22:45 EDT 2004

>Dear Alviero,
>What about the waw copula that begins the book of Ezra (and Shemot and 1

We are dealing with wayyiqtol form, not with waw preposed to a 
non-verbal element.

At 8:06 -0600 18-04-2004, Dave Washburn wrote:
>Is this view based on the verb form or on other factors?

This view is based on verb form as explained several times in this forum.
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