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On Lehi's Trail: Nahom, Ishmael's Burial Place
|Title||On Lehi's Trail: Nahom, Ishmael's Burial Place|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2011|
|Authors||Ricks, Stephen D.|
|Journal||Journal of the Book of Mormon and Other Restoration Scripture|
|Keywords||Ancient Near East; Arabia; Ishmael; Language; Lehi's Trail; Nahom|
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.
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