[b-hebrew] IaBe = YHWH or IaBe = Jove?
VadimCherny at mail.ru
Sun Jul 24 13:01:24 EDT 2005
> >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.
That means that Zeus is meaningless in Greek. If, therefore, Zeus is related
to Zvaoth, then the direction of borrowing is from meaningful to
meaningless, from Hebrew to Greek.
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