Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-01 - Publisher: BRILL
This handbook, the first of its kind, includes descriptions of the ancient and modern Jewish languages other than Hebrew, including historical and linguistic overviews, numerous text samples, and comprehensive bibliographies.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-28 - Publisher: BRILL
This volume offers the first comprehensive study of Middle Western Karaim. The description of morphological peculiarities and sound changes is based on a critical edition of 149 hitherto unknown texts. The material is contrasted with Modern Western Karaim data.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-18 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
Biblical Psalms are a common heritage of Jewish and Christian cultures. Serving for the common liturgy of the Jerusalem Temple and individual prayers since biblical times they inspired Hebrew poetical language. The Qumran community, as well as Jewish and Christian communities of Late Antiquity attributed to them a special authority