[b-hebrew] IaBe = YHWH or IaBe = Jove?

John W. Leys. eliyahu5733 at gmail.com
Sun Jul 24 10:43:13 EDT 2005

Vadim Cherny wrote:

>Well, I do not press this idea; it might be wrong. But Greek borrowing of
>this basic word from Latin is strange. 
I didn't say that it was borrowed from Latin, but rather that both deus 
and Ζευζ likely have a common root in Indo-European.

John W. Leys
Graduate School, Jewish Theological Seminary (Student)


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