[b-hebrew] qedem

George F. Somsel gfsomsel at juno.com
Fri Jul 23 10:36:11 EDT 2004


Yigal,

Yes, I have David.  Now that you mention it, I reformatted your message
using David, and it appeared fine.  For some reason it comes to me
formatted as SBL Hebrew.  Why, I don't know, but that's what happens.

thanks again,

george
gfsomsel
__________

On Fri, 23 Jul 2004 16:43:17 +0200 "Yigal Levin" <leviny1 at mail.biu.ac.il>
writes:
> I'm not using any Hebrew at all, but I was using David, which your 
> computer may not have. I'l try to reset the default.
> 
> Yigal
>   ----- Original Message ----- 
>   From: George F. Somsel 
>   To: leviny1 at mail.biu.ac.il 
>   Sent: Friday, July 23, 2004 3:42 PM
>   Subject: Re: [b-hebrew] qedem
> 
> 
>   Yigal,
>    
>   You are apparently using the SBL Hebrew font which appears as 
> though it were a series of playing cards laid side-by-side when I 
> receive it.  Would it be possible to switch to another font when you 
> post?  I find it necessary to hit "reply" and reformat the message 
> in another font such as Arial Unicode MS in order to read it.
>    
>   thanks,
>   george
>   gfsomsel
>   ________________
>    
>   On Fri, 23 Jul 2004 16:09:40 +0200 "Yigal Levin" 
> <leviny1 at mail.biu.ac.il> writes:
>   > In the verse that we're discussing (Deut. 33:27) Qedem is 
> clearly 
>   > paralleled
>   > with (olam, which means something like "forever" or 
> "everlasting". 
>   > What are
>   > "everlasting arms"?. Interestingly enough, the same pair, Qedem 
> and 
>   > (olam,
>   > are also paralleled in verse 15, where it's "mountains of Qedem" 
> and 
>   > "hills
>   > of (olam". I can understand the idea of mountains and hills 
> being 
>   > around
>   > since creation and for eternity.
>   > 
>   > Yigal
>   > 
>   > 
>   > ----- Original Message -----
>   > From: "Noam Eitan" <neitian at nyc.rr.com>
>   > To: "b-hebrew" <b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org>
>   > Sent: Friday, July 23, 2004 3:36 AM
>   > Subject: [b-hebrew] qedem
>   > 
>   > 
>   > > Qedem is front, east and antiquity. I can understand that if 
> you 
>   > stand
>   > with
>   > > your back to the sea, the east is in front of you; but how did 
> the 
>   > east
>   > > become equated in BH with antiquity? - Noam
>   > >
>   > >
>   > > _______________________________________________
>   > > b-hebrew mailing list
>   > > b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org
>   > > http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/b-hebrew
>   > >
>   > >
>   > 
>   > 
>   > _______________________________________________
>   > b-hebrew mailing list
>   > b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org
>   > http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/b-hebrew
>   > 
>   > 
> 
> _______________________________________________
> b-hebrew mailing list
> b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org
> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/b-hebrew
> 
> 


More information about the b-hebrew mailing list