Basics of Biblical Aramaic

Complete Grammar, Lexicon, and Annotated Text
Author: Miles V. Van Pelt
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780310493914
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 235
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This easy-to-understand book includes everything you need to learn Biblical Aramaic, including a lexicon of Biblical Aramaic, the complete annotated text of all 269 Bible verses written in Aramaic, and a downloadable grammar workbook with chapter exercises and answer key.

An Introduction to Biblical Aramaic

Author: Andreas Schuele
Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN: 0664234240
Category: Religion
Page: 145
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The study of biblical Aramaic, an ancient Semitic language from which the Hebrew alphabet was derived, is necessary for understanding texts written during certain periods of early Jewish and Christian history and is especially important for the study of the books of Daniel and Ezra. This new textbook is a thorough guide to learning to read and translate biblical Aramaic and includes an introduction to the language, examples of texts for practice translations, and helpful comparison charts.

Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar

Second Edition
Author: Gary D. Pratico,Miles V. Van Pelt
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 0310558824
Category: Religion
Page: 200
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Features of Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar, Second Edition text: * Combines the best of inductive and deductive approaches * Uses actual examples from the Hebrew Old Testament rather than 'made-up' illustrations * Emphasizes the structural pattern of the Hebrew language rather than rote memorization, resulting in a simple, enjoyable, and effective learning process * Colored text highlights particles added to nouns and verbs, allowing easy recognition of new forms * Chapters Two (Hebrew Vowels), Nine (Pronominal Suffixes), Seventeen (Waw Consecutive), Eighteen (Imperative, Cohortative, and Jussive), and Twenty-Three (Issues of Sentence Syntax) are revised and expanded * Section of appendices and study aids is clearly marked for fast reference * Larger font and text size make reading easier * Updated author website with additional Hebrew language resources and product information ( Features of updated CD-ROM: * Full answer key to the accompanying workbook (compatible with Windows and Macintosh) * Scripture indexes to both the grammar and the workbook * FlashWorksTM, a fun and effective vocabulary-drilling program from Teknia Language Tools * Links to additional resources accessible with internet connection

An Introduction to Aramaic

Author: Frederick E. Greenspahn
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004127216
Category: Religion
Page: 281
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"An Introduction to Aramaic" introduces biblical Aramaic to beginning students already familiar with Hebrew. All Aramaic passages in the Old Testament plus other Aramaic texts are included. Includes paradigms, a complete glossary, resources for further study, exercises, and an answer key. Paperback edition available from the Society of Biblical Literature (

English Grammar to Ace Biblical Hebrew

Author: Miles V. Van Pelt
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0310318319
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 106
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English Grammar to Ace Biblical Hebrew by Miles Van Pelt--- a companion to English Grammar to Ace New Testament Greek by Samuel Lamerson---enables students of biblical Hebrew to grasp the basic concepts of English grammar that are needed in order to be able to transfer these concepts to biblical Hebrew.

Basics of Ancient Ugaritic

A Concise Grammar, Workbook, and Lexicon
Author: Michael Williams
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780310495925
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 143
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This teaching grammar on Ugaritic---Basics of Ancient Ugaritic by Michael Williams---begins with the alphabet, and each new lesson builds on the ones before it. Each chapter concludes with a set of exercises that enables students to know whether he or she is grasping the fundamentals of the language.

Basics of Biblical Hebrew Workbook

Third Edition
Author: Gary D. Pratico,Miles V. Van Pelt
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780310533559
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 304
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This updated workbook is designed for use with the third edition of Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar, the standard textbook for colleges and seminaries. The workbook is designed for the beginning student and is an essential chapter-by-chapter companion including helpful exercises and translation homework.

Biblical Hebrew

A Compact Guide
Author: Miles V. Van Pelt
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780310326076
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 210
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Biblical Hebrew: A Compact Guide, by Miles Van Pelt, is a handy, at-a-glance reference with summaries of Hebrew grammar, paradigms, a lexicon, and more. Great for consulting during translation and exegesis work.

Introducing Biblical Hebrew

Author: Allen P. Ross
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780801021473
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 565
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The best of both deductive and inductive approaches introducing students to the basics of Biblical Hebrew.

Intermediate Biblical Hebrew

A Reference Grammar with Charts and Exercises
Author: Andrew Steinmann
Publisher: Concordia Publishing House
ISBN: 9780758625168
Category: Religion
Page: 242
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Intermediate Biblical Hebrew bridges the learner from the first year of Hebrew into thoughtful reading and deeper study of the biblical text.

The Routledge Introductory Course in Biblical Hebrew

Author: Lily Kahn
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317933311
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 464
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The Routledge Introductory Course in Biblical Hebrew provides a comprehensive introduction to Biblical Hebrew language and texts. Combining a fresh and innovative approach with an in-depth treatment of the language, it presents the essentials of biblical grammar and vocabulary in an engaging and systematic way. Unlike other Biblical Hebrew courses, it is structured around a series of vibrant and memorable stories, with each story reinforced by grammar explanations, supportive exercises, and a concluding genuine biblical text. This coherent focus encourages students to engage with the text actively and facilitate their mastery of the language to the full. Features include: Forty units covering all the topics expected in a first-year Biblical Hebrew course, including the Hebrew writing system, pointing rules, nouns and adjectives, parsing, mastery of strong and weak verb paradigms and full attention to syntax Clear and detailed grammar explanations supported by plentiful examples An extensive assortment of varied and stimulating exercises designed to reinforce new grammar and develop students’ ability to use Biblical Hebrew actively Incorporation of a wide range of genuine biblical texts to familiarise students with the main biblical narrative cycles and to equip them with the ability to read authentic material from the earliest stages of learning A free companion website ( offering a wealth of additional instructor and student resources, including many extra exercises and biblical texts, flashcards to test knowledge, a vocabulary guide listing words by part of speech, a full answer key, translations of all the stories and biblical texts, a sample syllabus, coursework assignments covering the entire contents of the course and audio recordings of the stories and biblical texts Coherent chapter organisation to consolidate and reinforce learning consistently at each step of the course Grammar summary, two-way glossary and subject index presented at the back of the book for easy access A user-friendly text design with original illustrations and clear presentation of the Hebrew script Written by an experienced instructor and extensively trialled at UCL, The Routledge Introductory Course in Biblical Hebrew will be an essential resource for all students beginning to learn Biblical Hebrew.

Basics of Hebrew Discourse

A Guide to Working with Hebrew Narrative and Poetry
Author: Matthew Patton,Miles V. Van Pelt,Fred Putnam
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780310535768
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 192
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Basics of Hebrew Discourse: A Guide to Working with Hebrew Narrative and Poetry by Matthew H. Patton, Frederick Clarke Putnam, and Miles V. Van Pelt is a syntax resource for intermediate Hebrew students. This Basics book introduces students to the principles and exegetical benefits of discourse analysis (text linguistics) when applied to biblical Hebrew narrative and poetry. Where standard Hebrew reference grammars have traditionally worked to describe the relationship between words and phrases within discrete clauses (micro syntax), discourse analysis works to describe those relationships that exist between clauses and texts (macro syntax).

Learn to Write Aramaic

A Step-by-Step Approach to the Historical and Modern Scripts
Author: Joshua Rudder
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781461021421
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 220
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"Learn to write the major Aramaic scripts in this practical workbook for beginners. From the early alphabet to the standard Jewish square and Christian cursive scripts, this handy guide contains everything you need to master the foundations of identyifying, reading and writing the various Aramaic scripts"--Cover p. [4].

Learn Biblical Aramaic Pack

Author: Zondervan Publishing,Miles V. Van Pelt
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780310520986
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: N.A
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This pack contains everything you need to learn the most neglected biblical language, no matter if you are already enrolled in a class or learning on your own. It includes 22 video lessons on three DVDs and one of today's bestselling Aramaic textbooks (Basics of Biblical Aramaic). There are 269 verses in the Old Testament written in Aramaic, not in Hebrew. Most of the verses are found in Daniel and Ezra. Basics of Biblical Aramaic follows the same easy-to-understand style found the widely-used Basics of Biblical Hebrew. This book is designed for those who already have a working knowledge of Biblical Hebrew. Basics of Biblical Aramaic features a complete lexicon of biblical Aramaic, a complete annotated text of all 269 Bible verses written in Aramaic, and chapter exercises. In addition to the textbook, the pack includes: Basics of Biblical Aramaic Video Lectures, featuring 22 video lessons accompanying the passages in the textbook. The Learn Biblical Aramaic Pack includes everything you need to start learning Aramaic today.