[b-hebrew] pronunciation of waw-consecutive of hyh

Isaac Fried if at math.bu.edu
Sun Apr 12 07:06:35 EDT 2009


George,

Do you otherwise give in to gemminnattion?

Isaac Fried, Boston University?

On Apr 12, 2009, at 6:28 AM, George Athas wrote:

> Michiel,
>
> Firstly, a reminder that you need to add your first name and  
> surname to the bottom of each post. This is just our standard B- 
> Hebrew etiquette.
>
> Now to your question. It is often the case that when a yodh carries  
> a shewa, it resists gemination - that is, it is frequently not  
> doubled.
>
>
> Regards,
>
> GEORGE ATHAS
> Moore Theological College (Sydney, Australia)
> www.moore.edu.au
>
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