Properties of the number 98
Age of Eli when he died and that the Ark of God was captured by Philistines. (1 S 4,15-17)
The numerical value of Hebrew word HSL meaning to consume or to eat, TzH meaning brilliant or vivid, TzDD meaning to support a cause or to plead in favor, and ZMNA meaning residence or temporary house, gives each one 98.
The number 98 is used 3 times in the Bible.
The number 40 is used 98 times in the Bible.
Last modification: December 19, 1998