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Bibil Identifier bibil:208601
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) The Form and Meaning of Hebrew ᾽ašrê
Author Rubin, Aaron D.
Journal Vetus Testamentum (Volume: 60, Issue: 3)
Year (Publication) 2010
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2010
Year (Copyright) 2010
Year (Reference) 2010
Language English
Pages 366-372 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The poetic Hebrew word ᾽ašrê is difficult to parse, and is without a good Semitic etymology. By suggesting that the word is in fact a remnant of the elative pattern, we can explain its shape and syntactic function, and provide a solid Semitic etymology.
DOI 10.1163/156853310X498962
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Literature : Devices and Figures : Poetry
Terms אֶשֶׁר אשׁר אשׁרי
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