jwest at highland.net
Wed Aug 24 15:38:02 EDT 2005
Peter Kirk wrote:
>>I have not noticed any compound lexemes in Biblical Hebrew.
>>Has anyone else in this forum found any such?
> I am amazed, Karl. I have noticed several. For an immediate example,
> MILLE' YAD for "ordain".
Isn't there a difference between a phrase and a compound lexeme? You
have cited a phrase which is rendered in English as "ordain" but in
Hebrew it simply means "fill the hands". Are you suggesting that if a
word in English is the manifestation of a phrase in Hebrew that it is a
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