[b-hebrew] Basic observations on WAYYIQTOL
Harold R. Holmyard III
hholmyard at ont.com
Wed Aug 17 14:04:46 EDT 2005
> > I accept that Hebrew sentences can be verbless without being
>> ungrammatical. But what looks ungrammatical here is the absence or
>> elision of the personal suffix HINNEH. But re Gen 18:9 BDB mentions "the
>> suffix ... being not infrequently omitted". So perhaps this is not the
>> best example - it was simply the first possible one that I found.
>Ugh. My BDB - along with all my other books - is packed. What suffix do you
HH: It would be an understood suffix for HINNEH , a 3fs suffix
indicating Sarah: "See (her) in the tent."
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