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By Mark F. Rooker

The aim of this paintings is to figure out where of the ebook of Ezekiel within the heritage of the Hebrew language, in particular in courting to the canonical books of the Hebrew Bible. The Hebrew of Ezekiel comprises grammatical and lexical good points which are attribute of the postexilic and postbiblical classes, and will therefore be individual from previous Hebrew works of the classical interval. It doesn't, besides the fact that, include as a lot overdue Hebrew as different canonical books deemed to be past due. The publication of Ezekiel may still therefore be considered as the consultant mediating hyperlink among pre-exilic and postexilic Biblical Hebrew.

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Ab. 36 inf. ab. 55 inf. 35 inf. ab. 57 inf. ab. 69 per 1000 vss A7. 9% 39. See discussion in Chapter 5. 40. See discussion in Chapter 5. Biblical Hebrew in Transition 48 A8. 58 occurrences per 1000 vss Ezek Q41 A9. 4% 40% 100% 100% Ezek 80outofl4442 56% All. 96 occurrences per 1000 vss 41. Din Ezek. 16 to illustrate this phenomenon, but we agree with the massoretic accentuation which suggests that the second term introduces a new clause. 42. See discussion in Chapter 5. 3. 57 occurrences per 1000 vss A12.

17. See M. Tsevat, A Study of the Language of the Biblical Psalms (Philadelphia, 1955) 1; and Barr, Comparative Philology and the Text of the Old Testament, 76. 18. (Lipsiae, 1878). 19. (Leipzig, 1893). 20. (London, 1902). 21. (Leipzig, 1908). 22. S. Margoliouth, 'Language of the Old Testament', in A Dictionary of the Bible, vol. 3, ed. James Hastings (Edinburgh, 1900) 31; Leo Metmann, Die Hebraische Sprache. R. Driver, Introduction, 455, 505, 518, 525, 530-31, 535-40; Hebrew Tenses, 108, 196; and 'On Some Alleged Linguistic Affinities of the Elohist', Journal of Philology 11 (1882) 201-36.

Follis (Sheffield, 1987) 14,15,17. 31. According to our counting. 8% of the book. See Francis I. Andersen and A. Dean Forbes,' "Prose Particle" Counts in the Hebrew Bible*, in The Word of the Lord Shall Go Forth. Essays in Honor of David Noel Freedman, eds. Carol L. Meyers and M. O'Conner (Winona Lake, 1983) 174-75. 32. GKC ยง2 q, 14. A. Seeligmann, Studies in Bible and the Ancient World, eds. I. Zakovich and A. Rofe (Jerusalem, 1982) 21 [In Hebrew]; Hurvitz, Lashon, 57; and Bergey, Esther, 19 n.

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