[b-hebrew] head and see

David Kolinsky hadeesh at sbcglobal.net
Thu Nov 29 19:00:50 EST 2012


Isaac,

Sorry I am only a physician, not a mathematician.
Please explain with some examples.

David Kolinsky
Monterey, CA




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From: Isaac Fried <if at math.bu.edu>
To: David Kolinsky <hadeesh at sbcglobal.net>
Sent: Thu, November 29, 2012 3:58:50 PM
Subject: Re: [b-hebrew] head and see

They are all interconnected "vertically" via the roots.

Isaac Fried, Boston University


On Nov 29, 2012, at 6:50 PM, David Kolinsky wrote:

Isaac,
>
>Furthermore, if there is no such thing as "come from" in Hebrew then how are any 
>of the words in your etymological scheme, which is as extensive as mine, at all 
>connected?
>
>David Kolinsky
>Monterey, CA
>
>
>
>
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From: Isaac Fried <if at math.bu.edu>
>To: David Kolinsky <hadeesh at sbcglobal.net>
>Cc: b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org
>Sent: Thu, November 29, 2012 3:28:04 PM
>Subject: head and see
>
>In my opinion there is no such thing in Hebrew as "comes from". One word does 
>not "come from" another word. If ראש RO$, 'head', "comes from"  ראה RAAH, 'see', 
>then by this plan of things רעש RAA$, 'rattle', "comes from" רעה RAAH, 
>'pasture'. 
>
>
>Isaac Fried, Boston University
>
>
>On Nov 29, 2012, at 1:52 PM, David Kolinsky wrote:
>
>ראש meaning head comes from ראה meaning "the place of seeing" 
>
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