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Author Houtman, Alberdina.

Title Alternative targum traditions : the use of variant readings for the study in origin and history of targum Jonathan / by Alberdina Houtman and Harry Sysling
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 304 pages)
Series Studies in the Aramaic interpretation of Scripture, 1570-1336 ; v. 9
Studies in the Aramaic interpretation of Scripture ; v. 9
Contents Acknowledgements; Abbreviations and Signs; Introduction; Chapter One -- Preliminary Issues; Chapter Two -- Tosefta Targums and Other Targumic Traditions to the Books of Samuel; Chapter Three -- Quotations of Targumic Passages from the Prophets in Rabbinic and Medieval Sources; Chapter Four -- Summary and Conclusions; Appendix One -- Targumic Quotations from the Prophets in the Order of the Works in which they Appear; Appendix Two -- Targumic Quotations from the Prophets in the Biblical Order; Bibliography; Index of Primary Sources
Summary This study explores the possibility of using variant readings of the Targum of the Prophets to get better insight into the origin and history of Targum Jonathan. The book is useful for the study of the genesis of Targum Jonathan and its later developments
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-289) and index
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Subject Bible. Prophets (Neviʼim) -- Quotations in rabbinical literature.
Bible. Prophets (Neviʼim). Aramaic -- Versions -- Targum Jonathan -- History
Form Electronic book
Author Sysling, Harry.
ISBN 1282950657
9004181512 (electronic bk.)
9789004181519 (electronic bk.)