[b-hebrew] Karnaim

Shoshanna Walker rosewalk at concentric.net
Sun Nov 7 23:09:00 EST 2004

>HH: If "baHr" mans "son," then the horns could be part of a phrase 
>indicating a man of strength. Presumably a groom in a marriage would 
>be a person of strength. Horns are a symbol of strength in the Old 

More likely is the meaning ascribed to Moshe's "karnaim" - that his 
face shown so much, that rays of light protruded from it.

Keren Or = ray of light


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