[Avodah] kesher

Eli Turkel via Avodah avodah at lists.aishdas.org
Tue Jul 7 07:22:56 PDT 2015

On Tue, Jul 7, 2015 at 5:09 PM, Micha Berger <micha at aishdas.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 07, 2015 at 03:21:39PM +0300, Eli Turkel via Avodah wrote:
>: The word kesher in Hebrew has several meetings. Is there any deeper
>: connection between them besides the more obvious which is a little
>: farfetched

>: 1) knot
>: 2) connection
>: 3) conspiracy
> BDB http://www.greeklatin.narod.ru/bdb/_0923.htm says that the primary
> meaning is to bind, citing Syriac and Ethiopic cognates.

and what is the connection to a knot
(the origin of the question was a dvar torah on the knots of tsizit)

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