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Bibil Identifier bibil:203615
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) Hithpael and Niphal in Biblical Hebrew: Semantic and Morphological Overlap
Author Baden, Joel S.
Journal Vetus Testamentum (Volume: 60, Issue: 1)
Response article Total or Partial Assimilation of Derivational-*T (ת) in the Biblical Hebrew Hitpaʻel?
Year (Publication) 2010
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2010
Year (Copyright) 2010
Year (Reference) 2010
Year (Second publication) 2010
Language English
Pages 33-44 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The well-established semantic overlap between the niphal and hithpael in Biblical Hebrew is explained by the morphological similarities between the two stems in the imperfect form in the consonantal text. This claim is supported by a statistical analysis indicating that the first root consonant of some verb classes has assimilated rather than undergone metathesis more commonly than has previously been thought.
DOI 10.1163/004249310X12577537066873
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Hebrew : Themes : Verb
Thesaurus BiBIL : Bible (as a whole) : Bible (as a whole) -- Hermeneutics - Methods : Tools and techniques of analysis : Statistics/Computer Science
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