[b-hebrew] Ps. 104:12 - (P)YM
leviny1 at mail.biu.ac.il
Sun Jun 20 02:33:55 EDT 2004
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From: "George F. Somsel" <gfsomsel at juno.com>
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Subject: Re: [b-hebrew] Ps. 104:12 - (P)YM
> On Sun, 20 Jun 2004 07:59:19 +0200 "Yigal Levin" <leviny1 at mail.biu.ac.il>
> > Happy Tammuz to y'all,
> > (P)YM - 'pha'im - in Ps. 104:12, is usually translated "branches".
> > While this seems to fit the context, the word looks to me more like
> > a plural of (oph, "bird". Any comments?
> > Yigal
> > _______________________________________________
> With a third radical aleph? I think the writer was playing with words
> (oWP // (f:Pf)YIM
Agreed. But what does the word mean?
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