Eblaite Tablet

Eblaite As An East Semitic Language

By Erica Mongé-Greer/ no comments
The Ancient Near Eastern Languages in Contact eLecture Series comes to an end this week with a presentation on Eblaite by Dr. Rebecca Hasselbach-Andee, Associate Professor of Comparative Semitics at
Nabatean Aramaic Funerary Inscription

Shared Features of Aramaic and Arabic in Transition

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This week, the Ancient Near Eastern Languages in Connection eLecture series featured the research of two scholars on the connections between Aramaic and Arabic in the ancient Near East. Dr.
Hebrew Greek Manuscript

Translating the Bible from Hebrew & Greek Origins

By Erica Mongé-Greer/ no comments
Benjamin Whittle, a research student at University College London in Hebrew & Jewish studies, presented the ANELC eLecture today. Ben’s research is in contact between Hebrew and Greek. This presentation
Codex Sinaiticus, a 4th-century manuscript of the Septuagint, written between 330 and 350.

Culture and Context of Jewish Greek Writings in the Second Temple Period

By Erica Mongé-Greer/ no comments
Dr. Marieke Dhont presented the ANELC eLecture this week, demonstrating linguistic connections between Greek and Jewish culture. Her study provides evidence for a bilingual community of Jews in the Second