[b-hebrew] b-hebrew] Tense

Isaac Fried if at math.bu.edu
Mon Dec 17 17:09:24 EST 2012

WA = BA, 'come, be', a variant of HAWA, and HAYA, possible forerunners
of HU and HIY. Hence, WAYIGA$ = בא-היא-גש BA-HIY-GA$, with HIY
referring to the performer of the act GA$. Otherwise, the quibbles on  
WAYIQTOL appear to me to be but a מהומה על מאומה

Isaac Fried, Boston University

On Dec 17, 2012, at 4:26 PM, Dave Washburn wrote:

>> וַֽיהוָ֞ה אָמַ֣ר

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