New answers tagged names-of-god
I believe that לֵֽאלֹהִ֔ים was being used as a reference to the Deity, and that the lamed is simply the normal indicator of the possessive. The Book of Jonah itself can actually go a long way to clarify what G'd's opinion of Nineveh was. The final verse of Jonah is very telling, which I reproduce here: 4:11 וַאֲנִי לֹא אָחוּס עַל נִינְוֵה הָעִיר ...
Top 50 recent answers are included