A Manual of the Chaldee Language: Containing a Chaldee Grammar, Chiefly from the German of Professor G. B. Winer, a Chrestomathy, Consisting of Selections from the Targums, and Including Notes on the Biblical Chaldee, and a Vocabulary Adapted to the Chrestomathy, with an Appendix on the Rabbinic and Samaritan Dialects

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A.D.F. Randolph, 1832 - 152 pagine

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Pagina 180 - If there be a prophet among you, I the LORD will make myself known unto him in a vision, and will speak unto him in a dream.
Pagina 132 - ... only to evade what they cannot answer ; and their being forced to have recourse to such a wretched shift is a plain giving up of the cause they make use of it for.
Pagina iv - Polyglott Bible will present the student with all the Targums; and Buxtorf's Biblia Rabbinica will not only give these, but all the distinguished Rabbinic Commentaries, such as those of Kimchi, Jarchi, Aben Ezra, etc. to which should be added his Lexicon Chald. Talmud. Rabbinicum, an invaluable store-house of illustration in every department of Chaldee and Rabbinical literature. (6.) THE SEPTUAGINT.—This is the title applied to the most ancient and valuable of the Greek versions.
Pagina 11 - Jews it was transplanted into Palestine, where it gradually became the vernacular tongue ; though it did not completely displace the old Hebrew until the time of the Maccabees. Although the Aramaean, as spoken by Jews, partook somewhat of the Hebrew character, no entire or very important corruption of it took place ; and to this circumstance alone the Babylonians are indebted for the survival, or at least the partial preservation, of their language, which, even in the mother-country, has, since the...
Pagina 179 - And ye shall know that I am in the midst of Israel, and that I am the Lord your God, and none else: and my people shall never be ashamed.
Pagina 131 - Joshua, Judges, I. and II. Samuel, I. and II. Kings, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and the twelve minor prophets.
Pagina 141 - ... them with sickness. Nevertheless, there- shall be a remedy for the sons of the woman ; but for thee, O Serpent, there shall not be a remedy : for they shall provide a medicine for one another in the heel, in the end of the heel of days, in the days of King Messiah.
Pagina iii - ... Professor Stuart, we extract the following remarks on the study of the Chaldee language. " It is worthy of commendation on various grounds. (I.) A knowledge of it is highly important in aiding the student more fully to understand the Hebrew. The basis of Hebrew, Chaldee, Syriac, Arabic, and Samaritan is one and the same. Hence it may be truly said, that he who has a solid and fundamental knowledge of the genius of one of these languages, possesses a real knowledge of them all. The meaning is,...
Pagina 132 - ... much obliged to FCH for his animadversions upon a remark of mine, because he recalled to mind a note which at present will not be without interest, and had been overlooked. It is as follows : " Prophecies on Constantinople. The pseudo-Jonathan's Jewish Targum thus explains Num. xxiv. 24. : • And ships shall come with instruments of war, and shall go forth with great multitudes from Lombardy, and from the land of Italy, and shall be joined with the legions which shall come from Constantinople,...

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