Re: barah, br'

Dick Fischer (
Tue, 01 Apr 1997 20:09:21 -0600

Jan wrote:

> I am sorry, if I offended someone. I only wanted to warn against saying:
>"Only God can "br' " ," since the word in Hebrew has different meanings,
>just like create is used in different meanings.

I am fairly sure this is the position taken by Umberto Cassuto. Check out _A
Commentary on the Book of Genesis_.

Dick Fischer