Syriac Grammar With Bibliography, Chrestomathy And Glossary (Enlarged)

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2002 pp. 299. New book. Previously published by H. Reuther's, 1889.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781579109646
  • Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
  • Publication date: 5/1/2002
  • Series: Ancient Language Resources: Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 286
  • Product dimensions: 0.60 (w) x 5.83 (h) x 8.27 (d)

Meet the Author

Eberhard Nestle (1851-1913) was one of the great linguists of the nineteenth century. While he is best known for editing an edition of the Greek New Testament that became the world standard, he produced important works on the Septuagint, Vulgate, Peshitta, and Masoretic texts as well.

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction 1
I. Orthography and Phonology ([section] 2--18)
A. Orthography ([section] 2--13)
2. The Consonants 2
3. Vowel Notation 5
4. Pronunciation of the Consonants 7
5. Classification of the Consonants 7
6. The Vowels 8
7. The Plural points. Diacritical point 12
8. Qussaya and Rukkak[superscript h]a 13
9. Marh[superscript e]tana and M[superscript e]hagg[superscript e]yana 15
10. Puncta extraordinaria 17
11. Position of the Tone 17
12. The Accents 17
13. Numerical Signs 18
B. Phonology ([section] 14--18)
14. Laws affecting the Consonants 18
15. The Syllable 19
16. Changes in the Consonants 19
17. Weak Consonants 21
18. Laws affecting the Vowels 22
II. Morphology ([section] 19--49)
A. Pronoun ([section] 19--23)
19. Personal Pronoun 23
20. Demonstrative Pronoun 24
21. Interrogative Pronoun 24
22. Relative Pronoun 24
23. Possessive Pronoun 24
B. Noun ([section] 24--33)
24. Substantive and Adjective 24
25. Nominal Forms 25
26. Gender 29
27. Dual 29
28. Plural 29
29. Absolute, construct and emphatic states 30
30. Feminine 32
31. Nominal Suffixes 34
32. Irregular Substantives 35
33. Numerals 36
C. Verb ([section] 34--48)
34. Tenses 39
35. Stems (Conjugations) 40
36. Inflexion 40
37. Moods 41
38. Strong Verb 41
39. Strong Verb with Suffixes (Paradigm p. 44. 45) 47
40. Weak Verbs 48
41. Verbs primae [characters not reproducible] 48
42. Verbs primae [characters not reproducible] 49
43. Verbs mediae geminatae 51
44. Verbs primae [characters not reproducible] and [characters not reproducible] 52
45. Verbs mediae [characters not reproducible] 53
46. Verbs mediae 54
47. Verbs tertiae 56
48. Doubly weak and defective Verbs 59
D. Of the Particles ([section] 49) 63
III. Notes on the Syntax ([section] 50--56)
50. The Syntax in general 65
51. Pronoun 65
52. Verb 66
53. Auxiliary Verb 67
54. Object 68
55. Noun 68
56. Miscellaneous 69
Reading Exercise 70
Aids to Translation 70
Litteratura Syriaca
I. Grammaticae, Chrestomathiae et Lexica 3
II. Biblia 17
1. versio simplex, Peshitto 17
2. versio Thomae Heracleensis, Philoxeniana 28
3. versio hexaplaris Pauli Tellensis (a. 616/7) 29
4. versio palaestinensis 30
III. Libri ecclesiastici (liturgici, rituales) 31
IV. Litteratura Syrorum generalis 34
I. Quattuor prima capita Geneseos 67
II. Evangelii Matthaei caput quintum 79
III. Vitae Prophetarum 86
IV. Historia inventionis sanctae crucis 108
1. e cod. Paris 234 108
2. e cod. Mus. Brit. Add. 14644 113
3. e cod. Vat. syr. 148 127
Menses anni syriaci 132
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