[b-hebrew] Eden & Rivers - Genesis 2:10

Heard, Christopher Christopher.Heard at pepperdine.edu
Sat May 14 13:15:26 EDT 2005


My e-mail client is Unicode aware (and apparently yours is too, if  
you're seeing the Hebrew characters). I use Mac OS X ... I just  
change to a Hebrew keyboard, type it in, then switch back to an  
American keyboard for the rest.

You might check the archives of the list ... we had a discussion  
about the (de)merits of Unicode in posts some time back. Not  
everybody has Unicode-aware mail readers at this point.


On May 13, 2005, at 1:24 PM, Steve Miller wrote:

> Chris,
> how do you get the Hebrew letters in a plain-text email message? I  
> find it
> much easier to read than the transliteration code. thanks,
> -Steve Miller
> Detroit
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Heard, Christopher" <Christopher.Heard at pepperdine.edu>
> To: "b-hebrew" <b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org>
> Sent: Thursday, May 12, 2005 10:52 AM
> Subject: Re: [b-hebrew] Eden & Rivers - Genesis 2:10
> According to Gen 2:11, the Pishon "is the one that surrounds" or "is
> the one that flows around" [Heb הוא הסבב = HW) HSBB] the whole
> land of Havilah.
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R. Christopher Heard
Assistant Professor of Religion
Pepperdine University
Malibu, California 90263-4352

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