“An Introduction to Aramaic” introduces biblical Aramaic to beginning students already familiar with Hebrew. All Aramaic passages in the Old Testament plus. “An Introduction to Aramaic” is a straightforward introduction to biblical Aramaic for beginning students who are already familiar with Hebrew. All Aramaic. Frederick E. Greenspahn, An Introduction to Aramaic (Society of Biblical Literature Resources for Biblical Study, 38; Atlanta, GA.: Scholars Press, ), xi ,
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May 26, Robert Coleman rated it really liked it. Leo marked it as to-read Nov 04, Gary Shogren marked it as to-read Aug 27, All Aramaic passages in the Old Testament are included, along with an introduction to other Aramaic texts, such as ancient inscriptions, Dead Sea Scrolls, rabbinic Gfeenspahn Allison added it Mar 10, There are also paradigms, a complete glossary, and a list of resources for further study as well as practice exercises for each chapter.
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Unusual Verbs hwh lh lky qls ll. G Imperative and Infinitive. Blackthorne rated it liked it Aug 30, This facilitates a holistic grasp of Aramaic’s verbal patterns. Amanda Lyons is currently reading it Apr 21, Not only was the book well-received by the students, but its inductive approach permitted them to acquire the fundamentals of the language quickly, thus, increasing their appreciation for the Aramaic language and the biblical texts composed in it.
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Aeslin Bard marked it as to-read Aug 09, Thanks for telling us about the problem. It was also the language of several non-literal translations of the Bible, of the Talmud and of rabbinical elites into the modern era; it was also spoken by Jewish and Christian communities in Iraq, Turkey and Syria; most of these people have moved into Israel or the United States during the second half of introduftion last century. To ask other readers questions about An Introduction to Aramaicplease sign up.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Annie Schiff added it May 01, A pedagogical, not a introductioh, grammar.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Its verb system is more orthogonal than that of Hebrew; it has analogues of binyanim pa’al, pi’el and hiph’il, but whereas Hebrew has passive counterparts only of the last two, Aramaic also has a passive counterpart of the analogue of binyan pa’al.
Since its approach is inductive, it avoids using overly technical language and fleshes out the unattested parts of verbal paradigms with reconstructed forms.
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An Introduction to Aramaic. A pedagogical, not a reference, grammar. All Aramaic passages in the Old Testament are included, along with an introduction to other Aramaic texts, such as ancient inscriptions, Dead Sea Scrolls, rabbinic literature, and quotations in the New Testament. Demonstrative Relative geeenspahn Interrogative Grefnspahn. Greenspahn Snippet view – Scholars Press,xi, pp.
Stephen Russell added it Mar 10, Carlo Milani rated it really liked it Jun 30, User Review – Flag as inappropriate This is the best book on Aramaic i have ever seen!
An Introduction to Aramaic
Laughing Scholar rated it liked it Jan 13, tk Greenspahn Limited preview – Jeremy marked it as to-read Mar 28, Be the first to ask a question about An Introduction to Arajaic. Greenspahn Snippet view – Chuck McKnight added it Sep 18, Consult others alongside it. Steve marked it as to-read Mar 06, A straightforward introduction to biblical Aramaic. The second edition clarifies certain points in the first edition, updates the tk, and provides an answer key. Aramaic is very similar to Hebrew, but has some phonetic, lexical and grammatical differences.
Jul 24, Kirk Lowery rated it liked it Shelves: This textbook adopts an inductive pedagogical strategy for teaching biblical Aramaic. No trivia or quizzes yet. Cindy Sha’aouni marked it as to-read Aug 03, Greg added it Jul 25,