The above picture is extracted from the following book Do these not resemble fountains of water rising to a height and falling back in all directions? It is interesting that the ancient forms also portray water, most often vertical, instead of horizontal, as follows.
Genesis 7: 11 Rain & had never been experienced before by the antediluvians, “For the Lord God had not caused it to rain upon the earth. But a mist went up from the earth and watered the whole face of the ground”.
Genesis 2:5,6 Those unrepentant and wicked men who had refused the oft-given invitation to enter the ark were now terrified to see great drops of water falling from the sky, and as the storm raged, “all the fountains of the great deep burst forth, and the windows of the heavens were opened”.Related Post:
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