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On Lehi's Trail: Nahom, Ishmael's Burial Place
TitleOn Lehi's Trail: Nahom, Ishmael's Burial Place
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsRicks, Stephen D.
JournalJournal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture
Volume20
Issue1
Pagination66-68
KeywordsAncient Near East; Arabia; Ishmael; Language; Lehi's Trail; Nahom
Abstract

Nahom, a proper name given to the burial place of Ishmael in 1 Nephi 16:34, fits a Book of Mormon milieu based on compelling archaeological, geographical, and historical—and to a lesser extent linguistic and etymological—considerations.

URLhttp://publications.mi.byu.edu/fullscreen/?pub=1401&index=5

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