Continuing on the fifth sentence ofÂ the Babel text:
Ä“ teteÃ± ien hÄ“ja Ã±anna lewÄ“ra tÅ tÅ«aÃ¾ wÄ Ã±i Ã±Ä“im makkepÅlien rÄ anmÄrwi ÄÃ± pÄ“xa;
wÄ is one of those words that can modify a noun phrase or a clause. In either case it carries a meaning of negation.
So far we have:
And they said to each other: We should make ourselves a name in order that not ….