(Hebrew) literally "what is read" (see kethib). A marginal indication by the scribal tradition suggesting a reading different from the (consonantal) text. Usually modern translators will follow these readings.
This page is part of the Hypertext Bible Commentary - Amos , if you have reached it as a standalone
page, to view it in context, go to www.bible.gen.nz
© Tim Bulkeley, 1996-2005, Tim Bulkeley. All rights reserved.