From: Dave Washburn (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Apr 12 2001 - 21:14:21 EDT
My personal exegetical opinion
> is that an almah is a young girl that one might want to pursue for marriage
> and the related term, bethulah, is used when one wants to make the point that
> a young girl is not a harlot.
Um, in that culture, wouldn't a "young girl that one might want to
pursue for marriage" be assumed to be a virgin?
"You just keep thinking, Butch. That's what you're good at."
B-Greek home page: http://metalab.unc.edu/bgreek
You are currently subscribed to b-greek as: [email@example.com]
To unsubscribe, forward this message to leave-b-greek-327Q@franklin.oit.unc.edu
To subscribe, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org
This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.4 : Sat Apr 20 2002 - 15:36:55 EDT