[b-hebrew] BLG

Trevor Peterson abuian at access4less.net
Tue Oct 19 05:41:21 EDT 2004


Peter Kirk wrote:

> Well, according to BDB there is a cognate (balaja) in Arabic, but its 
> meaning is not given and I don't have an Arabic dictionary to hand.

to shine, be happy, be glad, be delighted (Wehr)

HALOT, BTW, conveniently provides glosses of a lot of its cognates. 
You're still better off checking the sources yourself, but for those who 
don't have the resources, it's a handy substitute.

Trevor Peterson
CUA/Semitics



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