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Bibil Identifier bibil:223556
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) A Word Play in 2 Samuel 4
Author Matzal, Stefan C.
Journal Vetus Testamentum (Volume: 62, Issue: 3)
Year (Publication) 2012
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2012
Year (Copyright) 2012
Year (Reference) 2012
Language English
Pages 462-464 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The Hebrew word for “purge” in 2 Sam 4:11 is a play on the word “Beerothite” earlier in the chapter. This contributes to characterization of David as a man of justice.
DOI 10.1163/156853312X632366
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Literature : Devices and Figures : Paronomasis
Pericopes 2 Samuel 4,11
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