Toward a Greater Appreciation of the Word Adieu in Jacob 7:27
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Abstract: The phrase “Brethren, adieu” (Jacob 7:27) has been criticized over the years as an obvious anachronism in the Book of Mormon. That criticism holds no validity whatsoever, as others have pointed out, since many English words have French origins. It’s worth considering, though, a deeper meaning of the word. In French, it carries a nuance […]The post Toward a Greater Appreciation of the Word Adieu in Jacob 7:27 first appeared on The Interpreter Foundation.