Beyond Babel: A Handbook for Biblical Hebrew and Related Languages / Edition 1

Beyond Babel: A Handbook for Biblical Hebrew and Related Languages / Edition 1

by John L. Kaltner
     
 

ISBN-10: 1589830350

ISBN-13: 9781589830356

Pub. Date: 11/28/2002

Publisher: Society of Biblical Literature

For students just beginning the academic study of the Hebrew Bible, and other scholars familiar with biblical Hebrew, contributors identified only by name offer general orientations to ten other languages that are likely to be encountered in such study. Akkadian, Arabic, Egyptian Hittite, and Aramaic are among them. There is no index. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc…  See more details below

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For students just beginning the academic study of the Hebrew Bible, and other scholars familiar with biblical Hebrew, contributors identified only by name offer general orientations to ten other languages that are likely to be encountered in such study. Akkadian, Arabic, Egyptian Hittite, and Aramaic are among them. There is no index. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589830356
Publisher:
Society of Biblical Literature
Publication date:
11/28/2002
Series:
Resources for Biblical Study Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Abbreviations
Introduction1
Akkadian19
Ammonite, Edomite, and Moabite43
Arabic61
Aramaic93
Egyptian109
Hebrew (Biblical and Epigraphic)139
Hebrew (Postbiblical)157
Hittite183
Phoenician207
Ugaritic223

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