Muslims call him
El Khalil. What do Jews call him?
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.
In Hebrew Abraham is the "father of multitudes." In Arabic he is
called El Khalil, the friend.
El Khalil is the Palestinian name for Hebron.
Hebron's cave of Machpelah, Abraham's tomb, is calledHaram el-Khalil, the Shrine of the Friend, in Arabic.
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.
Copyright 1998-2008 Blair Arts Ltd. All rights reserved.