[b-hebrew] Septuagint and Hebrew Bible both say 70 souls in Deuteronomy 10:22

Yonah Mishael yonahmishael at gmail.com
Sun Oct 15 22:02:48 EDT 2006


I'm not sure. That's another interesting thing. Perhaps the translator
didn't alter this one as he did the other two, assuming (as I would)
that the HB is the original text.

Thanks for pointing this out.

Yonah

On 10/15/06, kenneth greifer <greifer at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Recently, some of the discussions were about the Septuagint compared to the
> Masoretic text and the 70 souls from Jacob. Genesis 46:27 , Exodus 1:5 , and
> Deuteronomy 10:22 all say 70 in the Masoretic text, but the Septuagint says
> 75 in the first two, but 70 in Deuteronomy 10:22. Why is it different in
> this quote?
>
> Sincerely,
>
> Kenneth Greifer
>
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