Bemidbar is to Hebrew as Arithmoi is to Greek as what is to English?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics (meaning), linguistics, neologism, idiom, word origin, syntax, dialect, lexicon (vocabulary), diction, pidgin, synonym, antonym, homonym, cant, argot, lingo, and redundancy.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
means "in the wilderness" in Hebrew, so Book 4 of the Torah was entitled this,
but Greek-speaking Jews who created the Septuagint noticed that it began with a
census, so they called it arithmoi, which
translates to Numbers in English.
Please note that these are draft questions for the board game MooT.
If you spot an error or disagree with anything I've said here,
please let me know and I'll fix it.
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