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Hebrew Idioms and Analogies in the Book of Mormon VIII

TitleHebrew Idioms and Analogies in the Book of Mormon VIII
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1914
AuthorsBrookbank, Thomas W.
MagazineImprovement Era
Issue Number12
Date PublishedOctober 1914
KeywordsHebraism; Language; Language - Hebrew; Literary Analysis

A series that produces evidence that the Book of Mormon is an ancient Hebrew work, containing Hebraisms. Emphasizes: (1) The Book of Mormon contains peculiar grammatical structures that are similarly found in the Bible, (2) many of the proper names in the Book of Mormon possess a notable Jewish character, and (3) many of the Jaredite proper names contain Hebraic similarities that date back to the period predating the Tower of Babel. The eighth part covers nouns in construct relation.