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Re: orion 1st BCE generation; Animal symbolism

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Russel writes:

>But pNah certainly will not
>have symbolized Jannaeus by an Angry Lion, for all the sectarian texts
>rigorously adhere to the system of symbolism in the Animal Apocalypse,
>Jews are symbolized by clean animals and Gentiles by wild predators.


See e.g.:
[....].raging lion. For I will be like a lion [to Ephra]im [and like a lion
cub to the House of] Judah. Its interpretation [concerns] the last priest
who will strech out his hand to strike Ephraim ... (4QpHos-a=4Q167)