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|Waters, meaning “large, to exceed all” ([http://scriptures.lds.org/en/ether/15/8#8 Ether 15:8])
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|"Large, to exceed all," waters of, north of [[RAMAH|R<small>AMAH</small>]] and [[OGATH|O<small>GATH</small>]] ([http://www.lds.org/scriptures/bofm/ether/15.8,%2010?lang=eng#7 Ether 15:8, 10])
 
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No etymology is suggested.
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Until possible language affinities for [[JAREDITES|J<small>AREDITE</small>]] names can be determined, all suggestions for etymologies of [[JAREDITES|J<small>AREDITE</small>]] names must remain more speculative than substantive. With that caveat, the onomasticon does offer etymologies for some [[JAREDITES|J<small>AREDITE</small>]] names, especially if it is possible that some [[JAREDITES|J<small>AREDITE</small>]] names were translated into [[NEPHITE(S)|N<small>EPHITE</small>]], or were otherwise related to one or more Semitic languages.
  
As suggested for the preceding name, this name may be composed of two elements, ''ripli'' and ''ancum''. The former may be identical with ''ripla''; the latter may occur in the
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Likely with Sumerian rib “surpassing, outstanding, massive; strong.”<ref>e''Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary''.</ref>
Book of Mormon GN [[MORIANCUMER|M<small>ORIANCUMER</small>]]. The Book of Mormon itself supplies the gloss, “large, or to exceed all.”
 
  
Cf. Book of Mormon [[RIPLAH|R<small>IPLAH</small>]], [[RIPLAKISH|R<small>IPLAKISH</small>]], [[CORIANTUM|C<small>ORIANTUM</small>]], [[MORIANCUMER|M<small>ORIANCUMER</small>]], [[LIB|L<small>IB</small>]]
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The -LIAN- element (as for -REAN- in [[IRREANTUM|I<small>RREANTUM</small>]]) might be derived from the Semitic root ''rwy'' “abundant waters,” with the nominalizing affix -''n''.  In such an instance, the -''r''- following a bilabial plosive would perforce change to an -''l''-.  Cf. ''Tupliaš'' River (Akkadian) = Duweirig.
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Cf. also Riblah, "Fertility,"<ref>Bruce Metzger, ed., “Topical Index to the Bible,” 174, in his ''Exhaustive Concordance'' ([[New Revised Standard Version of the Bible|NRSV]]) (Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1991); cf. Arabic root ''rbl'' “fertile, abundant; crafty, cunning,” as in ''rîbala'' “cunning, crafty lion” (E. Lane, ''Arabic-English Lexicon'', I:1022-1023).</ref> city halfway between [[HAMATH|H<small>AMATH</small>]] & [[DAMASCUS|D<small>AMASCUS</small>]], 11 km south of Qadesh, Syria, on the east bank of the Orontes ([http://www.lds.org/scriptures/ot/2-kgs/25.6,%2018-21?lang=eng#5 2 Kings 25:6, 18-21]; [http://www.lds.org/scriptures/ot/jer/39.5-7?lang=eng#4 Jeremiah 39:5-7]; [http://www.lds.org/scriptures/ot/jer/52.26-27?lang=eng#25 52:26-27]).
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Cf. Book of Mormon [[RIPLAH|R<small>IPLAH</small>]], [[RIPLAKISH|R<small>IPLAKISH</small>]], [[CORIANTUM|C<small>ORIANTUM</small>]], [[MORIANCUMER|M<small>ORIANCUMER</small>]], [[LIB|L<small>IB</small>]], [[CUMORAH|C<small>UMORAH</small>]], [[IRREANTUM|I<small>RREANTUM</small>]]
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'''Variants'''
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'''[[Deseret Alphabet]]:''' 𐐡𐐆𐐑𐐢𐐆𐐈𐐤𐐗𐐊𐐣 (rɪplɪænkʌm)
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'''Notes'''
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Latest revision as of 16:59, 21 November 2015

Jaredite GN 1. "Large, to exceed all," waters of, north of RAMAH and OGATH (Ether 15:8, 10)

Until possible language affinities for JAREDITE names can be determined, all suggestions for etymologies of JAREDITE names must remain more speculative than substantive. With that caveat, the onomasticon does offer etymologies for some JAREDITE names, especially if it is possible that some JAREDITE names were translated into NEPHITE, or were otherwise related to one or more Semitic languages.

Likely with Sumerian rib “surpassing, outstanding, massive; strong.”[1]

The -LIAN- element (as for -REAN- in IRREANTUM) might be derived from the Semitic root rwy “abundant waters,” with the nominalizing affix -n. In such an instance, the -r- following a bilabial plosive would perforce change to an -l-. Cf. Tupliaš River (Akkadian) = Duweirig.

Cf. also Riblah, "Fertility,"[2] city halfway between HAMATH & DAMASCUS, 11 km south of Qadesh, Syria, on the east bank of the Orontes (2 Kings 25:6, 18-21; Jeremiah 39:5-7; 52:26-27).

Cf. Book of Mormon RIPLAH, RIPLAKISH, CORIANTUM, MORIANCUMER, LIB, CUMORAH, IRREANTUM

Variants

Deseret Alphabet: 𐐡𐐆𐐑𐐢𐐆𐐈𐐤𐐗𐐊𐐣 (rɪplɪænkʌm)

Notes


  1. ePennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary.
  2. Bruce Metzger, ed., “Topical Index to the Bible,” 174, in his Exhaustive Concordance (NRSV) (Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1991); cf. Arabic root rbl “fertile, abundant; crafty, cunning,” as in rîbala “cunning, crafty lion” (E. Lane, Arabic-English Lexicon, I:1022-1023).
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