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  • Kevin W. Woodruff
    According to LSJ, it may also mean spring, trap but the only example they give is from the passage in question. ... Kevin W. Woodruff Reference Librarian
    Message 1 of 1714 , Oct 7, 1996
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      According to LSJ, it may also mean "spring, trap" but the only example they
      give is from the passage in question.



      At 07:16 AM 10/7/96 -0600, you wrote:
      >Kevin suggests that peteuron means spirngboard--the springboard to
      >Hades. But what would a springboard in the ancient world be? All I can
      >come up with is an image of the sinner taking a couple of bounces on the
      >diving board and plunging into Hell. Seems somewhat anachronistic.
      >
      >Mike
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      >Michael V. Fox
      >Professor, Dept. of Hebrew
      >University of Wisconsin
      >1220 Linden Drive, rm. 1346
      >Madison, WI 53706
      >email: mfox@... = mvfox@...
      >
      >

      Kevin W. Woodruff
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      Tennessee Temple University
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    • Julian Goldberg
      The complete Hebrew Scriptures (Hebrew Bible) or TANAKH (Torah-Law, Neviim-Prophets, Ketuvim-Writings) based on the Masoretic Hebrew text with vowels and
      Message 1714 of 1714 , Feb 4, 1997
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