Seon / sean Variants

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Variant Spellings of SEON

Alma 11:5

  • P: sean
  • 1830-1981: seon

Alma 11:8

  • P: sean

Alma 11:9

  • P: S2 sean > S1 seon
  • Discussion: For all of the occurrences, Scribe 2 spelled seon as sean in P (he often wrote a's instead of o's, perhaps from misreading O). The last occurrence was corrected by Cowdery to read seon.

Source: ATV 3:1806, 6:3579.