What I don't do: NO NAME TRANSLATIONS. For that, try http://www.stars21.com/translator/english_to_hebrew.html
What I do: I'll help you understand Hebrew phrases or single words, as well as answer questions about Jewish customs and practices.
You may also try the Gooogle English-Hebrew translator, at http://www.google.com/dictionary?langpair=en%7Ciw&q=&hl=en&aq=f
I am a columnist for a Hebrew-language newspaper, and a graduate of the Jewish Theological Seminary.
D.Med MBA BA in the US, Grade school and high school in Israel
I, too, knew a person whose tombstone shows his mother's name. It was explained to me that he lost his parents in the Holocaust. His parents had placed him - a toddler - with a Christian family, where
Many of the laws in the book of Leviticus are very harsh: An adultereus wife shall be put to death, and so should homosexuals, rebellious sons and other sinners. One sect, the pharisees, saw a need for
James, One tiny correction: It is the Torah (the first five books of the Hebrew Bible, the Tanakh) that has been written and used in scroll form by synagogues. The use of codexes in publishing is a
Hi Harold, ארץ is its own root, meaning earth, country, ground. Notice the similarity to Earth. The root of רקיע is רקע, background, to
Ron, Early Biblical Hebrew grammar was structured somewhat differently from late grammar, and it is speculated that Gen 2 was written by a different source than Gen 1, and utilized a somewhat different