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dc.contributor.authorSmit, E.J.
dc.contributor.authorVan Rooy, H.F.
dc.date.accessioned2014-10-16T09:31:52Z
dc.date.available2014-10-16T09:31:52Z
dc.date.issued1992
dc.identifier.citationSmit, E.J. & Van Rooy, H.F. 1992. Put, fontein, gat of wat? b'r in die Massoretiese teks. South African journal of linguistics = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir taalkunde, 10(Suppl. 13):35-43. [http://www.tandfonline.com.nwulib.nwu.ac.za/loi/rall18#.VD9wgxbAHlU]en_US
dc.identifier.issn1011-8063
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10394/11756
dc.identifier.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10118063.1992.9723893
dc.description.abstractWell, spring, pit or whatever? b'r in the Masoretic text The Hebrew noun b'r is ojten in translations of the Bible translated with “well” although other translation equivalents, like “spring” and “pit”, are also used in some instances. The treatment of the word in a number of dictionaries for Biblical Hebrew is discussed (Koehler and Baumgartner, Brown, Driver and Briggs and the Theologisches Worterbuch zum Alten Testament). Five meanings of the word is defined The word is used for constructions made by man, and the following meanings are distinguished: a construction related to the exploitation of metals and minerals (“loam-pit”), a construction for the storage of spring water (“well”) a construction for getting access to subterranean water (“well”), a subterranean construction for the storage of rain water or grain (“cistern”), and a construction for burial (“grave”).en_US
dc.description.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10118063.1992.9723893
dc.description.urihttp://www.tandfonline.com.nwulib.nwu.ac.za/doi/pdf/10.1080/10118063.1992.9723893
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dc.publisherTaylor & Francisen_US
dc.titlePut, fontein, gat of wat? b'r in die Massoretiese teksen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.contributor.researchID10166084 - Smit, Erasmus Johannes
dc.contributor.researchID10058052 - Van Rooy, Herculaas Frederik


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