[b-hebrew] Eccl 4:10 plural

George F Somsel gfsomsel at juno.com
Wed Jul 20 15:11:59 EDT 2005


On Wed, 20 Jul 2005 12:38:32 -0600 Dave Washburn <dwashbur at nyx.net>
writes:
> I came across this and the plural verb has me baffled:
> 
> KIY )IM YIP.OLW. HF)EXAD
> 
> BHS doesn't show any textual variant here, so I wonder: does anybody 
> have an 
> idea why we have the plural verb YIP.OLW. with "the one", HFEXAD, as 
> its 
> subject?????
> 
> -- 
> Dave Washburn
> http://www.nyx.net/~dwashbur
> Reality is what refuses to go away when
> you stop believing in it.
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It appears to me that the plural reflects +oWiYM Ha$.:NaYiM MiN_Hf)eXfD
of the preceding verse.

george
gfsomsel
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