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Bibil Identifier bibil:247191
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Hebrew Lexical Semantics and Daily Life in Ancient Israel
Title (English, ) What's Cooking in Biblical Hebrew?
Author Peters, Kurtis
Series Biblical Interpretation Series (Volume: 146)
Year (Publication) 2016
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2016
Year (Copyright) 2016
Year (Reference) 2016
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature USA 37258
Place 221.08
Publishing house Brill
Place Leiden / Boston
ISBN 978-90-04-32245-5
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages xi Pages
234 Pages
height in cm 24
Genre Original
Abstract In Hebrew Lexical Semantics and Daily Life in Ancient Israel, Kurtis Peters hitches the world of Biblical Studies to that of modern linguistic research. Often the insights of linguistics do not appear in the study of Biblical Hebrew, and if they do, the theory remains esoteric.
Peters finds a way to maintain linguistic integrity and yet simplify cognitive linguistic methods to provide non-specialists an access point. By employing a cognitive approach one can coordinate the world of the biblical text with the world of its surroundings. The language of cooking affords such a possibility – Peters evaluates not only the words or lexemes related to cooking in the Hebrew Bible, but also the world of cooking as excavated by archaeology.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Hebrew : Themes : Semantics
Terms אָפָה אפה
בָּשַׁל בשׁל
עָשָׂה עשׂה
בָּעָה בעה
זִיד זוד זיד
לָבִיבָה לביבה לבבה
עוּג עוג
צָלָה צלה
קָלָה קלה
רָתַח רתח
Last modification 2017-11-08