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Hina! Hebrew Henna

Behold! my Hebrew henna tattoo: בשׁם יהוה אקרא                                                   Translate and win a prize!

I Heart Dagesh

I’ve decided that I love dagesh even though gutturals don’t so much (though aleph does get its dagesh on in Leviticus 23:17). Today I praise God for the Masoretes and their similar love for the dagesh. For without them today would not even be possible. The dagesh doubles the fun. The dagesh hints at the […]

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