[b-hebrew] LXX transliterations
Dr. Joel M. Hoffman
joel at exc.com
Fri Oct 14 15:30:03 EDT 2005
>Gemination is, of course, simply post-tonic (Calanni - stress shift
>and the resulting gemination).
I don't think so. I refer you again to the table:
The Masoretes record RIVKAH and ZILPAH, but the LXX gives us REBEKKA
and ZILFA. Either the LXX transliteration is inconsistent or the
Masoretic rendering is inaccurate.
-Joel M. Hoffman
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