A. Maberry maberry at U.WASHINGTON.EDU
Tue Mar 13 22:19:41 UTC 2001

On Tue, 13 Mar 2001, Alice Faber wrote:
> >
> >So is a megillah nine yards long?
> My first reaction was to say no, of course not. But, actually, I'm
> not so sure. Even if this was intended as a joke.

Megillah is from the Hebrew root GLL which basically means "to roll".
Don't think the length is an issue. I'm pretty just means any rolled

maberry at u.washington.edu

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