[b-hebrew] Yom in Biblical and Rabbinic Texts

Peter Kirk peter at qaya.org
Thu Oct 27 19:36:49 EDT 2005

On 27/10/2005 23:14, Read, James C wrote:

> >Anyway,
> >that connection would not be the derivation of "seven" from "rest",
> >although just possibly vice versa.
> Exactly!
> The fact that this derivation is more ancient than the Mosaic period ...

No, the fact is that there is no derivation which is not at least 
millennia older than the Mosaic period, and probably no derivation at all.

Peter Kirk
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