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Headword: *beniami/n
Adler number: beta,240
Translated headword: Benjamin
Vetting Status: high
When Sampson was judging Israel, because of the illegal marriage of [sc. the tribe of] Benjamin, 87 thousand were destroyed.[1]
See under "Sampson."[2]
Greek Original:
*beniami/n: e)pi\ *samyw= kri/nontos to\n *)israh\l dia\ th\n para/nomon mi/cin tou= *beniami\n p# kai\ z# kathnalw/qhsan xilia/des. zh/tei e)n tw=| *samyw=n.
[1] Wars between Israel and Benjamin with casualties in the thousands are described in Judges 20.
[2] sigma 88.
Keywords: biography; chronology; ethics; gender and sexuality; history; law; military affairs; religion; women
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 29 December 2003@02:19:58.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (minor changes to tr; more keywords) on 29 December 2003@06:28:27.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 28 May 2012@04:54:59.


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