Studies in Hebrew and Aramaic Syntax: Presented to Professor J. Hoftijzer on the Occasion of his Sixty-Fifth Birthday

Studies in Hebrew and Aramaic Syntax: Presented to Professor J. Hoftijzer on the Occasion of his Sixty-Fifth Birthday

by Karel Jongeling
     
 

A collection of essays on syntactical questions in the field of Hebrew and Aramaic, dealing with the nominal sentence, the particle 'et, clause types, word order and concord within sentences, the status and use of particles and verbal forms. In addition to Biblical Hebrew, other language forms discussed in some of the essays are Mishnaic and Modern Hebrew,See more details below

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A collection of essays on syntactical questions in the field of Hebrew and Aramaic, dealing with the nominal sentence, the particle 'et, clause types, word order and concord within sentences, the status and use of particles and verbal forms. In addition to Biblical Hebrew, other language forms discussed in some of the essays are Mishnaic and Modern Hebrew, Imperial Aramaic, Middle Aramaic and Classical Syriac.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
'...our authors all evince a deep love for the language upon whose peculiarities they have lavished their keenest powers of observation and analysis.'
Saul Levin, Hebrew Studies, 1993.
'...will be of greatest importance...'
Frederick E. Greenspahn, Religious Studies Review, 1993.
'This compilation is certainly a valuable addition to the recent upsurge in publications on the syntax of Hebrew and Aramaic.'
C.H.J. van der Merwe, Journal of Northwest Semitic Languages, 1991.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004095205
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/1991
Series:
Studies in Semitic Languages and Linguistics Series, #17
Pages:
219
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.81(d)

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