[b-hebrew] Geminate roots in vav-consecutive

Jerry Shepherd jerry.shepherd at taylor-edu.ca
Mon May 7 19:00:24 EDT 2007


James,

I have Bibleworks, and I'm fairly new at the searching capabilities, but here are some places I was able to find using some geminate verbs off the top of my head:

hll -- Gen 12:15; Judg 16:24; 1 Sam 21:14; 2 Chron 29:30; Neh 5:13; Prov 31:28; SS 6:9

qll -- Lev 24:11; Judg 9:27; 1 Sam 17:43; 2 Sam 16:13; 2 Kgs 2:24; Neh 13:25; Job 3:1

h.ll -- Jer 34:16; Ezek 13:19; 22:26; 28:16; 36:20

Jerry

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-----Original Message-----
From: b-hebrew-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org [mailto:b-hebrew-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org] On Behalf Of James Spinti
Sent: Monday, May 07, 2007 3:42 PM
To: b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org
Subject: Re: [b-hebrew] Geminate roots in vav-consecutive

Perhaps I should be more specific. I am thinking of a root such as SBB.
In the wayyiqtol form, be it qal or otherwise, would it ever be written
with both Beths, i.e., wayyisbob? If so, can you give me a chapter and
verse? I don't have Bibleworks, Accordance, etc., and am not even sure
they would give me the answer.

Thanks,
James

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: b-hebrew-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org 
> [mailto:b-hebrew-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org] On Behalf Of B. M. Rocine
> Sent: Monday, May 07, 2007 5:30 PM
> To: b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org
> Subject: Re: [b-hebrew] Geminate roots in vav-consecutive
> 
> 
> Hi James,
> 
> Do you mean in Qal stem?  In Qal stem both twins will only 
> appear if the 
> root has nun for its first letter.
> 
> In Piel, Pual, and Hitpael, both twins will frequently appear in the 
> wayyiqtol forms.
> 
> Shalom,
> Bryan
> 
> 
> James Spinti wrote:
> > All,
> >
> > Does anyone know of any occurrences of geminate roots in 
> vav-consecutive
> > written with both radicals?
> >
> > Thanks in advance,
> > James
> >
> > _____________
> >   
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