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Bibil Identifier bibil:227331
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) An Explanation for the Reading ἐν µέσῳ αὐτῆς in LXX-Jer 29:14 in Light of Dalet-Resh Interchange
Author Riley, Jason
Journal Vetus Testamentum (Volume: 63, Issue: 3)
Year (Publication) 2013
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2013
Year (Copyright) 2013
Year (Reference) 2013
Language English
Pages 433–439 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract This article argues that in LXX-Jer 29, the rendering ἐν µέσῳ αὐτῆς “in her midst” suggests that the Greek translator had before him a true variant which read בצדה rather than בצרה, which the MT reads. The variant בצדה is supported by several other Greek versions. Furthermore, dalet-resh interchange is a common phenomenon exhibited by LXX-Jer 29 and the parallel Hebrew texts.
DOI 10.1163/15685330-12341124
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Books of the Old Testament : Latter Prophets : Jeremiah
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Text : Ancient Recensions and Versions : Greek Versions : Septuagint
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Text : Ancient Recensions and Versions : Hebrew Recensions : Masoretic Text
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Hebrew : Themes : Alphabet
Pericopes Jeremiah 49,13
Terms צַד צד
בָּצְרָה בצרה
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