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Hebrew Idioms in the Book of Mormon
TitleHebrew Idioms in the Book of Mormon
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsSperry, Sidney B.
JournalJournal of Book of Mormon Studies
Volume4
Issue1
Pagination218-225
KeywordsHebrew; Idiom; Language; Translation
Abstract

Literal translations of Hebrew idioms are prevalent in the Book of Mormon, as are literal renditions of compound Hebrew prepositions. Parallels can be found in the Old and New Testaments, especially in the Hebrew translation of the Old Testament.

URLhttps://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol4/iss1/24

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