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Bibil Identifier bibil:222784
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) Making It Sound
Title (English, ) The Performative Qatal and Its Explanation
Author Andrason, Alexander
Journal Journal of Hebrew Scriptures (Volume: 12, Issue: 8)
Year (Publication) 2012
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2012
Year (Copyright) 2012
Year (Reference) 2012
Language English
Pages 1-58 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The performative sense of the qatal is compatible with the remaining components of the semantic load offered by the gram. Employing a chaining procedure built on the framework of universal paths and adopting a cognitive perspective whereby the verbal meaning is a network of conceptually and diachronically related senses, the author demonstrates that since the qatal is defined as a manifestation of an anterior cline and since it is possible to posit a performative stage on this trajectory, the anterior cline may also accommodate the performative sense.
DOI 10.5508/jhs.2012.v12.a8
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Hebrew : Themes : Verb
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