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TTJs TOV vSaTos jStas". , > OL : ev^^r, rell. Josephus employs the word used by classical writers of Deucalion's ark (Xdpua^), not KifiuTds of the lxx. ' Three only in Scripture. ' These words must have accidentally dropped out of the Greek text. " Viz. the " clean " beasts, the " unclean " being limited the Priestly narrator (" P ") to pairs (Gen. vii. 9 " J ") makes no such distinction and speaks only of pairs (Gen. " : vi. 19). S6 JEWISH ANTIQUITIES, 77-81 I. put into his mind a device and means of salvation on He constructed an ark " of four " stories, Gen.

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