[b-hebrew] Initial "Beged Kefet" consonants always have a...

Peter Kirk peterkirk at qaya.org
Tue Oct 18 14:58:13 EDT 2005


On 18/10/2005 18:50, Vadim Cherny wrote:

>> I suggest only one possible inaccuracy, in the transliteration of 
>> Keturah.
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> What's wrong with that? Kof aspirated in non-accented syllable. ...


My point is simply that this is the one exception to an otherwise simple 
rule, that qof is transliterated as kappa, and kaf as chi.
...

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>> No, they were working also from what they heard read in synagogues.
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> chanted, not read?
>
Indeed.


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