Why do so many people assume the ages of Biblical men were given in months instead of years even when it makes no sense when they became fathers?

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Why do so many people assume the ages of Biblical men were given in months instead of years even when it makes no sense when they became fathers?
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Many people claim there is a translation but if we apply this with when they became fathers, that would make them an absurd age of 5 or 6 years old. You can't beget a son at 66 months. Clearly these are years.

Why do so many people still think these ages are in months instead of years?
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I meant mistranslation
Why do so many people assume the ages of Biblical men were given in months instead of years even when it makes no sense when they became fathers?
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