[b-hebrew] Isaiah 9:6 Wonderful Counselor
jwest at highland.net
Thu Dec 30 11:09:31 EST 2004
At 10:59 AM 12/30/2004, you wrote:
> >Is there anything which would contribute to translating one way or the
>I think this aspect of the question remains unanswered.
I thought this was a sufficient answer- as it shows that the KJV
understands the verse following the Vulgate, not the Hebrew text.
>The simple, straightforward exposition (translation) of the phrase in
>hebrew is "marvelous advisor" or the more common "wonderful counselor".
To be sure, participles sometimes function as nouns- but in this case it is
a "hendiadys" with the noun preceding it.
Jim West, ThD
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