Re: [revelation-list] gdd 16:16a
- On 25 Mar 2003 at 7:21, Bob MacDonald wrote:
> Aune offers several interpretations of Armageddon including one fromThe LXX translator may have understood the Hebrew word in Zechariah
> the LXX referencing Zech 12:11 "in the plain of that which is cut
> down" reflecting the translators view that megiddon was derived from
> the Hebrew root gdd to cut down.
> I am unable to find this Hebrew root in BDB - would it be gada (Strong
12:11 to derive either from the root gdd (Strong 1413) or gd( (=gimel
dalet ayin; Strong 1438).
You may also want to look up page 119 in
Jansma, Taeke. 1949. Inquiry into the Hebrew Text and the Ancient
Versions of Zechariah IX-XIV. Leiden: E. J. Brill.