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Bibil Identifier bibil:223541
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) The "Bitter Waters" of Numbers 5:11-31
Author Feinstein, Eve Levavi
Journal Vetus Testamentum (Volume: 62, Issue: 3)
Year (Publication) 2012
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2012
Year (Copyright) 2012
Year (Reference) 2012
Language English
Pages 300-306 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The phrase מי המרים in Num 5:18, 19, 23, and 24 has been interpreted variously. This article contends that the common translation “bitter waters” is preferable to proposed alternatives.
DOI 10.1163/156853312X637695
Pericopes Numbers 5,11-5,31
Terms מָר מר מרה
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