[b-hebrew] YHWH Pronunciation cantilation mark

Read, James C K0434995 at kingston.ac.uk
Fri Jul 22 18:27:06 EDT 2005


Could you direct me to some useful texts in this regard? It is 
something of interest to me.


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In a message dated 7/22/2005 5:17:49 PM Eastern Daylight Time,  
K0434995 at kingston.ac.uk writes:

Supplanting a 
2 syllable word with 3 syllable one  in poetry  would make
a noticable and significant change to the poem's rhythm in  
any language.



Not necessarily.  Review some texts on the poetry of Biblical  Hebrew.  Many 
scholars conclude that stresses, not syllables, are the basis  of rhythm in 
Biblical Hebrew.
 
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