[b-hebrew] Re: PS /g/
kwrandolph at email.com
Tue Nov 16 23:28:27 EST 2004
I always thought that the Greek and Hebrew spellings were arrived at independently of each other.
Karl W. Randolph.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Kirk" <peterkirk at qaya.org>
> The name is of course Persian. The Greek forms probably derive from the
> Persian, possibly through an Aramaic form as Aramaic was the court
> language of the time. It is very unlikely that the Greek spelling
> derives from the Hebrew.
> Peter Kirk
> peter at qaya.org (personal)
> peterkirk at qaya.org (work)
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