[b-hebrew] Tetragrammaton: a verb?

Vadim Cherny VadimCherny at mail.ru
Tue Jul 26 02:58:45 EDT 2005

Besides sheer absurdity of making secret pronunciation of a well-attested verb, mappiq, and Aramaic, instead of the Hebrew root,

isn't it simply impractical to use a common stem of a common verb for the divine name? Recall the problem Jesus encountered with "I am" pun.

Vadim Cherny

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