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by Kirk Lowery
Tue Apr 18, 2017 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ugaritic and the Psalms
Replies: 2
Views: 58

Re: Ugaritic and the Psalms

Zadok, In general, Ugaritic studies help us: 1. To understand the Hebrew language (lexicon and syntax, especially). Many Hebrew "homonyms" were eventually revealed to be orthographically identical, but actually derived from different roots, the sounds of which were represented by the same ...
by Kirk Lowery
Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: שלום in Jeremiah 4:10
Replies: 114
Views: 1375

Re: שלום in Jeremiah 4:10

Okay, everyone! I think we've about exhausted the possibilities of this thread. Let's not descend into a meta-discussion of our attitudes and other ad hominem comments.

Kirk
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Mar 10, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Psalm 40:8
Replies: 26
Views: 494

Re: Psalm 40:8

Karl, Ugaritic texts (c. 2500 BC) have a word divisor mark, indicated by a period in transliterations. The idea of a verse is unknown to the ancients. The closest would be the parallelism of poetry, but there weren't any visual indicators. As for the Masoretic silluq accent and sof pasuq , these are...
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Mar 03, 2017 5:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: שלום in Jeremiah 4:10
Replies: 114
Views: 1375

Re: שלום in Jeremiah 4:10

Kirk Lowery wrote:
#mb-hga !! :D

Can you translate to English? I’ve never seen this before.


One of the hash tags used by the Trump election campaign was #maga "Make America Great Again". Responding to Jonathan's cultural reference, can you figure out my hash tag? :twisted:
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Mar 03, 2017 8:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: שלום in Jeremiah 4:10
Replies: 114
Views: 1375

Re: שלום in Jeremiah 4:10

#mb-hga !! :D
by Kirk Lowery
Thu Sep 22, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Email notifications
Replies: 1
Views: 164

Re: Email notifications

Glitch solved! With the help and props to ibiblio.org's help guy, Cristobal Palmer.

You should start seeing email notifications in your inbox immediately!
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Sep 02, 2016 10:29 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Email notifications
Replies: 1
Views: 164

Email notifications

Because of the move to a new hosting service, email notifications now work! Go to your User Control Panel, then click on the Board Preferences tab. On the left sidebar there is a link "Edit notification options". Check all the boxes for the type of notification you want emailed to you. You...
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Sep 02, 2016 10:16 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Daily Email Digest
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Daily Email Digest

I have set up a "Feedburner" daily email digest of our forum. You can subscribe to the feed by clicking on the link below and supplying your email address. Subscribe to B-Hebrew: The Biblical Hebrew Forum by Email If you had a digest at our old forum address, that will no longer work. Plea...
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Aug 12, 2016 12:27 pm
Forum: About the B-Hebrew Forum
Topic: Server crash and recovery
Replies: 1
Views: 132

Server crash and recovery

Friends, On July 19, 2016, the server supporting our forum had a catastrophic crash. In the time since, we found a new hosting service (ibiblio.org) and created a new domain. These changes will greatly improve bhebrew's operation. Trust me. :twisted: However, the recovery was not glitch-free. It tur...
by Kirk Lowery
Thu Apr 07, 2016 11:25 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Introducing Ken M. Penner
Replies: 5
Views: 712

Re: Introducing Ken M. Penner

Ken,

Let me add my congrats on your dissertation being published! And my condolences at your revised grammar proposal being turned down. I hope you don't give up and look for other outlets. If nothing else, please consider self-publishing! ;-)

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