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Author Ho, Ahuva, 1943-

Title The targum of Zephaniah : manuscripts and commentary / by Ahuva Ho
Published Leiden, NL : Brill, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 460 pages)
Series Studies in the Aramaic interpretation of Scripture ; v. 7
Studies in the Aramaic interpretation of Scripture ; v. 7
Contents Preface; List of Abbreviations; Chapter One Introduction; 1.1 Prologue; 1.2 The Nature of Targum Jonathan; 1.3 The Identity of TJ and the Problems of Translation; 1.4 Overview of Research; 1.5 The Function of Targumim; 1.6 Some Notes on the Yemenite Targumic Tradition; 1.7 Research into TJ Zephaniah; 1.8 Methodology; Chapter Two The Manuscripts; 2.1 General Observations; 2.2 Examination of TJ Zephaniah -- Stemmatic Research; 2.3 The Scribes; Chapter Three Commentary; 3.1 Prologue; 3.2 Two Targumic Toseftot; 3.3 Chapter 1; 3.4 Chapter 2; 3.5 Chapter 3; Chapter Four Conclusions
Summary A study of Targum Jonathan to Zephaniah that focuses on two major facets of exegesis: the twenty-one manuscripts from five different provenances, reflecting a variety of textual traditions and scribal erudition, thus revealing distinct stemmas; and, the history of transmission of Targum Jonathan
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Bible. Zephaniah -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Jewish.
Bible. Zephaniah. Aramaic -- Versions -- Targum Jonathan
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9004171800 (cloth)
904742512X (electronic bk.)
9789004171800 (cloth)
9789047425120 (electronic bk.)