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From: "Alfred A. Aburto Jr." <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Malaspina et al (2001)'s Cohens -- an answer ?
Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2007 12:17:19 -0700
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Ah, thank you John.
Al

> John Chandler wrote:

>Al wrote:
>
>
>>By the way I notice in the paper (Thomas et al (1998)) the words "Cohen"
>>and "Cohanim" used interchangeably. Perhaps not a good paractice.
>>
>>
>
>"Cohen" is the singular, while "Cohanim" is the plural. There is no
>etymological difference.
>
>John Chandler
>
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