[b-hebrew] Masoretes' Error in MT Psalm 8:5?

Jason Hare jaihare at gmail.com
Wed May 9 10:10:44 EDT 2007


Error correction: Of course, I mean "you would/will REMEMBER him."

Yours,
Jason Hare
Joplin, Missouri > Ra'anana (Israel)

On 5/9/07, Jason Hare <jaihare at gmail.com> wrote:
> In addition to what Yitzhak has already commented:
>
> Your statement that "tiphqedenu (verse 5) is the only one of these
> verbs that is not an emphatic piel verb" is false. The verb TZKRNW
> תזכרנו ("you would/will him") is not piel either. It is qal. The
> non-suffixed form is TZKWR תזכור ("you would/will remember"). The
> hypothetical piel form of this word would be T.:ZAK.:REN.W.
> תְּזַכְּרֶנּוּ (tezakrenu), since the piel imperfect would be formed
> T.:ZAK."R תְּזַכֵּר (tezaker). As far as I know, this root does not
> have a piel form.
>
<snip>
> B$LWM,
> Jason
>


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