From: John Hudson <>
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 10:09:22 -0700

Jonathan Rosenne wrote:

> People do all kinds of fancy things. I guess old manuscripts contain many
> ligatures...

Not in Hebrew. The only common ligature is the aleph_lamed, a
post-classical import from Judaeo-Arabic.


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