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by tian777
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BHS footnote Gen 14:1
Replies: 1
Views: 27

BHS footnote Gen 14:1

Gen 14:1 contains two footnotes that contain the words "Gen Ap".
Could somebody please let me know what this means, as I am unable to find it in a list of abbreviations.
by tian777
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Is this analysis of Isaiah 9:6 a legitimate one?
Replies: 21
Views: 425

Re: Is this analysis of Isaiah 9:6 a legitimate one?

Thank you Steve. Much appreciated.
by tian777
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Job 8:3a
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Re: Job 8:3a

Thank you Karl. Much appreciated.
by tian777
Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Job 8:3a
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Job 8:3a

I wonder about the correctness of the following statement: In Job 8:3a the form "ha-el" ( with a patach ) does appear without any footnote in BHS, and then this phrase literally means "God subverts judgment". Because of the context most English translations have changed the patac...
by tian777
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Is this analysis of Isaiah 9:6 a legitimate one?
Replies: 21
Views: 425

Re: Is this analysis of Isaiah 9:6 a legitimate one?

Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers is quoted in https://biblehub.com/isaiah/9-6.htm as follows: It is noticeable that that which follows is given not as many names, but one. Consisting as it does of eight words, of which the last six obviously fall into three couplets, it is probable that the...
by tian777
Thu Dec 13, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Shalom from Vietnam
Replies: 1
Views: 83

Shalom from Vietnam

Good day. My name is Tian Hattingh. In 1987 I completed a B.A. degree in Psychology and Philosophy at the University of South Africa. Starting in 1974, I studied Biblical Hebrew for three years at the same university, and although I never achieved a formal qualification in the subject,I soon felt ob...

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