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Barney, Kevin L.. "On Elkenah as Canaanite El." Journal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 19, no. 1 (2010): 22-35.
Barney, Kevin L.. "What’s in a Name? Playing in the Onomastic Sandbox." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 29 (2018): 251-272.
Berrett, LaMar C., S. Kent Brown, and Terrence L. Szink. "New Light." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 8, no. 1 (1999): 64-70, 79.
Black, Sharon, and Brad Wilcox. "188 Unexplainable Names: Book of Mormon Names No Fiction Writer Would Choose." Religious Educator: Perspectives on the Restored Gospel 12, no. 2 (2011): 118-133.
Black, Sharon, Brad Wilcox, Wendy Baker Smemoe, and Bruce L. Brown. "Absence of "Joseph Smith" in the Book of Mormon: Lack of the Name Letter Effect in Nephite, Lamanite, and Jaredite Names." Religious Educator 17, no. 2 (2016): 36-55.
KnoWhy #127 - Why Was Abish Mentioned by Name? (Alma 19:16). Springville, UT: Book of Mormon Central, 2016.
KnoWhy #20 - Why Would Nephi Call the Ocean “Irreantum”? (1 Nephi 17:5). Springville, UT: Book of Mormon Central, 2016.
KnoWhy #406 - How Does the Book of Mormon Use a Hebrew Pun on King Noah's Name? (Mosiah 11:6). Springville, UT: Book of Mormon Central, 2018.
KnoWhy #445 - What Is So Good about Nephi’s Name? (1 Nephi 1:1). Springville, UT: Book of Mormon Central, 2018.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "Alma — Young Man, Hidden Prophet." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 19 (2016): 343-353.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "“And the Meek Also Shall Increase”: The Verb YASAP in Isaiah 29 and Nephi’s Prophetic Allusions to the Name Joseph in 2 Nephi 25–30." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 30 (2018): 5-42.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "'And There Wrestled a Man with Him' (Genesis 32:24): Enos’s Adaptations of the Onomastic Wordplay of Genesis." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 10 (2014): 151-159.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "Father is a Man: The Remarkable Mention of the name Abish in Alma 19:16 and Its Narrative Context." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 14 (2015): 77-93.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "“He Did Go About Secretly”: Additional Thoughts on the Literary Use of Alma’s Name." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 27 (2017): 197-212.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "Messengers of the Covenant: Mormon’s Doctrinal Use of Malachi 3:1 in Moroni 7:29–32." Interpreter: A Journal of Latter-day Saint Faith and Scholarship 31 (2019): 111-138.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "'Most Desirable Above All Things': Onomastic Play on Mary and Mormon in the Book of Mormon." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 13 (2014): 27-61.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "Nephi’s Good Inclusio." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 17 (2016): 181-195.
Bowen, Matthew L.. ""O Ye Fair Ones" - Revisited." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 20 (2016): 315-344.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "Onomastic Wordplay on Joseph and Benjamin and Gezera Shawa in the Book of Mormon." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 18 (2016): 255-273.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "“See That Ye Are Not Lifted Up”: The Name Zoram and Its Paronomastic Pejoration." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 19 (2016): 109-143.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "“Swearing by Their Everlasting Maker”: Some Notes on Paanchi and Giddianhi." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 28 (2018): 155-170.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "“Their Anger Did Increase Against Me”: Nephi’s Autobiographical Permutation of a Biblical Wordplay on the Name Joseph." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 23 (2017): 115-136.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "“They Shall No More Be Confounded”: Moroni’s Wordplay on Joseph in Ether 13:1-13 and Moroni 10:31." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 30 (2018): 91-104.
Bowen, Matthew L.. "“This Son Shall Comfort Us”: An Onomastic Tale of Two Noahs." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 23 (2017): 263-298.
Brown, Amanda Colleen. "Toward a Deeper Understanding: How Onomastic Wordplay Aids Understanding Scripture." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 29 (2018): 247-250.
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Carlton, JoAnn, and John W. Welch. Possible Linguistic Roots of Certain Book of Mormon Proper Names. Provo, UT: FARMS, 1991.
Chadwick, Jeffrey R.. "The Names Lehi and Sariah—Language and Meaning." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 1 (2000): 32-34, 77.
Chadwick, Jeffrey R.. "Notes and Communications: Sariah in the Elephantine Papyri." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 2, no. 2 (1993): 196-200.
Newsletter and Proceedings of the S.E.H.A., no. 150 (August 1982), Edited by Ross T. Christensen. Vol. 150. Provo, UT: Society for Early Historic Archaeology, Brigham Young University, 1982.
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Gee, John. "Notes and Communications - A Note on the Name Nephi." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 1, no. 1 (1992): 189-191.
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Hoskisson, Paul Y.. Book of Mormon Names In Encyclopedia of Mormonism, Edited by Daniel H. Ludlow. Vol. 1. New York: Macmillan, 1992.
Hoskisson, Paul Y.. "It Is OK Not to Have Every Answer: The Book of Mormon Onomastic Ending -(i)hah." Journal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture 18, no. 1 (2009): 48-55.
Hoskisson, Paul Y.. "Lehi and Sariah." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 1 (2000): 30-31, 77.
Hoskisson, Paul Y.. "Response to the Comments." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 1 (2000): 38-39, 77-78.
Hoskisson, Paul Y.. "What’s in a Name? Alma as a Hebrew Name." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 7, no. 1 (1998): 72-73.
Hoskisson, Paul Y., Brian M. Hauglid, and John Gee. "What’s in a Name? Irreantum." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 11, no. 1 (2002): 90-93, 114-115.
Hoskisson, Paul Y.. "What’s in a Name? Nephi." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 2 (2000): 64-65, 83.
Hoskisson, Paul Y.. "What’s in a Name? The Name Cumorah." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 13, no. 1-2 (2004): 158-160, 174-175.
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Pike, Dana M.. "Response to Paul Hoskisson’s “Lehi and Sariah”." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 1 (2000): 35-36, 77.
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Reynolds, George. "Chapter LXVII." In The Story of the Book of Mormon, 376-381. Salt Lake City: Joseph Hyrum Parry, 1888.
Reynolds, George. "Nephite Proper Names." Juvenile Instructor 15, no. 18 (1880): 207-208.
Ricks, Stephen D., and John A. Tvedtnes. "The Hebrew Origin of Three Book of Mormon Place-Names." In Pressing Forward with the Book of Mormon: The FARMS Updates of the 1990s, edited by John W. Welch and Melvin J. Thorne, 88-92. Provo, UT: FARMS, 1999.
Ricks, Stephen D.. "I Have a Question: The name of one of the Lord’s disciples listed in 3 Nephi 19:4—Timothy—seems to be Greek in origin. Is there an explanation for the appearance of a Greek name in the Book of Mormon?" Ensign 22, no. 10 (1992): 53-54.
Ricks, Stephen D.. "Lehi and Local Color." The FARMS Review 21, no. 2 (2009): 169-177.
Ricks, Stephen D.. Mormon Scholars Testify: Stephen D. Ricks. Mormon Scholars Testify, 2010.
Ricks, Stephen D.. "A Nickname and a Slam Dunk: Notes on the Book of Mormon Names Zeezrom and Jershon." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 8 (2014): 191-194.
Ricks, Stephen D., and John A. Tvedtnes. "Notes and Communications: The Hebrew Origin of Some Book of Mormon Place Names." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 6, no. 2 (1997): 255-259.
Ricks, Stephen D.. Origin of Book of Mormon Names In 2010 FAIR Conference. Sandy, UT: FairMormon, 2010.
Ricks, Stephen D.. "Some Notes on Book of Mormon Names." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 4 (2013): 155-160.
Roper, Matthew. Howlers In The Book Of Mormon In BMAF-BMC Book of Mormon Conference. Provo, UT: Book of Mormon Central, 2017.
Roper, Matthew. "Unanswered Mormon Scholars." FARMS Review of Books 9, no. 1 (1997): 87-145.
Russell, Collin Charles. "Meeting Zoram." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 24 (2017): 11-26.
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"Seeking Agreement on the Meaning of Book of Mormon Names." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 1 (2000): 28-29, 77.
Szink, Terry L.. "The Personal Name 'Alma' at Ebla." Religious Educator: Perspectives on the Restored Gospel 1, no. 1 (2000): 53-56.
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Tvedtnes, John A., John Gee, and Matthew Roper. "Book of Mormon Names Attested in Ancient Hebrew Inscriptions." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 1 (2000): 40-51, 78-79.
Tvedtnes, John A., John Gee, and Matthew Roper. "Book of Mormon Names Attested in Ancient Hebrew Inscriptions." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 1 (2000): 40-51, 78-79.
Tvedtnes, John A.. "Lehi and Sariah Comments." Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 9, no. 1 (2000): 37, 77.
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Urrutia, Benjamin. "The Name Connection." New Era 13, no. 6 (1983): 38-41.
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Newsletter and Proceedings of the S.E.H.A., no. 141 (December 1977), Edited by Bruce W. Warren and Ruth R. Christensen. Vol. 141. Provo, UT: Society for Early Historic Archaeology, Brigham Young University, 1977.
Welch, John W.. "What Was a "Mosiah"?" In Reexploring the Book of Mormon, edited by John W. Welch, 105-107. Provo, UT/Salt Lake City: FARMS/Deseret Book, 1992.
Wilcox, Brad, Wendy Baker-Smemoe, Bruce L. Brown, and Sharon Black. "Comparing Book of Mormon Names with Those Found in J.R.R. Tolkien’s Works: An Exploratory Study." Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture 30 (2018): 105-124.