Biblical and Theological Studies Faculty Publications

Title

A Note Pertaining to the Translation of Deuteronomy 6:

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

4-2009

Journal Title

Vetus Testamentum

Volume

59

Issue

2

First Page

320

Last Page

322

Abstract

Scholars who translate Deut 6:4c as "the Lord alone" claim that lbd is improper in a nominal clause. Elsewhere in the Hebrew Bible, however, lbd does occur in nominal clauses.

Keywords

Biblical studies, Deuteronomy