[b-hebrew] Definition (Parsing) of "MITAH" in Genesis 47:31

Peter Kirk peter at qaya.org
Wed Apr 18 14:11:37 EDT 2007

On 18/04/2007 07:51, Philip wrote:
> Dear All,
>   1.  "WAYISHTAHU" in Genesis 47:31 is a reflexive verb.
Why do you assert that? Even if the verb is formally a variant Hithpael 
of $XH, that does not imply a reflexive meaning. More likely it is 
derived from a different stem.

Peter Kirk
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