[b-hebrew] Genesis 20:1

Uri Hurwitz uhurwitz at yahoo.com
Fri Oct 12 08:59:29 EDT 2007


  It was Alt who first pointed out that the emergence of Yahwistic names in the biblical onomasticon started with Moses. If memory serves, he included Yokebed as the first of such  names. That this indeeed is a Yahwistic name, as mentioned by Yigal, has been recognized by many.
   
     Uri Hurwitz
   
   (Actually, I think that
Yokebed - "YW is glory", might also be Yahwistic).

Yigal Levin


       
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