Thoughts On The Lemnos Stele

petegray petegray at
Sat Mar 3 16:51:34 UTC 2001

>>  y-h-w-h  ... NOT y-h-w.

> So you reject the obvious assumption that the final `h' is
> merely a mater lectionis?

That idea is vary far from obvious!   In most cases where a mater lectionis
is used, there are spellings with and without the letter, but y-h-w is never
found for the name of God.


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