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by sebalou
Thu May 25, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Hofal with Peh-Guttural verbs
Replies: 0
Views: 291

Hofal with Peh-Guttural verbs

Dear all, Is it possible that in Hofal with Peh-guttural verbs we have qamets hatuf in the letter He in הָעֳמַד but qamets in the letter He in הָעָמְדוּ? Or are they both qamets hatuf? Or both qamets? I learned that qamets hatuf ususally are found in closed unaccented syllables but can be found befo...
by sebalou
Wed May 24, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: וְהִתְוִ֨יתָ in Ezekiel 9.4
Replies: 8
Views: 969

Re: וְהִתְוִ֨יתָ in Ezekiel 9.4

Hi Andrew, you are right, it is a Hifil 2nd person masculine singular. However it is not qatal but weqatal. The weqatal is built with the qatal form preceded by "we" ( וְ ). It can have several meanings: - consecutive: it then often takes the same value as the preceding verb or indicates t...
by sebalou
Wed May 24, 2017 5:09 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Raphe and dagesh in the same letter
Replies: 2
Views: 360

Re: Raphe and dagesh in the same letter

Hi Kirk,

thank you very much for the explanation and your advice on Emanuel Tov.

I didn't know about the double accentuation, now it clarifies things.

I will read more about it in the next couple of days.

Greetings
by sebalou
Tue May 23, 2017 5:03 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings from Belgium
Replies: 3
Views: 492

Re: Greetings from Belgium

thank you Kirk and Jonathan for the nice welcome!

Jonathan, I was born, grew up and live in Liège :-)
by sebalou
Mon May 22, 2017 4:05 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Raphe and dagesh in the same letter
Replies: 2
Views: 360

Raphe and dagesh in the same letter

Dear all, could someone help me understand why in the following words we have at the same time both a raphe and a dagesh in the Tav letters: לֹא תִּֿרְצָח לֹא תִּֿנְאָף Source: Exodus 20, 13 from the BHS. A raphe is supposed to have the opposite meaning of the dagesh (lene or forte) or the mappiq. S...
by sebalou
Mon May 22, 2017 3:44 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings from Belgium
Replies: 3
Views: 492

Greetings from Belgium

Hello,

I've been learning biblical Hebrew for a few years now by myself.

I would like to thank the administrators for this forum. I'm looking forward to sharing with you all.

Kind regards,

Sébastien Louis, Belgium

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