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2009/8/26 Lee <[log in to unmask]>:
> So... is the unspoken-by-all-but-a-very-select-few name of God represented by YHWH the only one that is not derived from something else?

No; AFAIK it's related to hayah "to be".

Something like "he causes to be"? I don't remember exactly.

Wikipedia also suggests "he causes to fall; he casts down", from another verb.

At any rate, it's probably not morphologically simple.

Cheers,
Philip
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