[b-hebrew] Zipf and B-Hebrew

Isaac Fried if at math.bu.edu
Sun Oct 14 09:00:38 EDT 2007


James,

While discussing al this fancy stuff it is good, methinks, to keep in  
mind that )AB, 'father', like (AB, 'cloud', like )AP, 'nose' is  
essentially, 'heavy, thick, massive' .

Isaac Fried, Boston University

On Oct 14, 2007, at 6:28 AM, biblical hebrew wrote:

> 1) We can say that Abraham was Isaac's 'father'  or  Isaac's  )B
> 2) We can say that Abraham was Jacob's )B but not that he was his  
> 'father'
> 3) We can say that Yhwh is our 'father' or )B - note that this is a
> different sense to those above.
> 4) In a spiritual sense we can say that Abraham is the 'father' or ) 
> B of non
> Isrealites who have entered into a friendly covenant relationship  
> with Yhwh




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