[b-hebrew] b-hebrew Digest, Vol 58, Issue 23

Yaakov Stein yaakov_s at rad.com
Wed Oct 24 02:27:36 EDT 2007


> > How about $LX, 'send away' and $LK, 'fling away', are they not
"similar
> > words with the same or a very similar meaning" to warrant  the
> > consideration of X and K as "interchangeable"?


Well, if we associate every two letters, and have three letter roots,
there are only 10^3 = 1000 possible combinations.

The probability of coincidence is thus very high.

Yaakov (J) Stein



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