On Lehi's Trail: Nahom, Ishmael's Burial Place

Title

On Lehi's Trail: Nahom, Ishmael's Burial Place

Publication Type

Journal Article

Year of Publication

2011

Authors

Journal

Journal of Book of Mormon Studies

Pagination

66-68

Volume

20

Issue

1

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Bibliographic Citation

Ricks, Stephen D. "On Lehi's Trail: Nahom, Ishmael's Burial Place" In Journal of Book of Mormon Studies, Vol. 20. 2011:66-68.

Abstract

Nahom, a proper name given to the burial place of Ishmael in 1 Nephi 16:34, fits a Book of Mormon milieu based on compelling archaeological, geographical, and historical—and to a lesser extent linguistic and etymological—considerations.

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