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Trial until 15 Nov.: Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics Online

Muller Library users are now invited to trial the Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics Online (Brill). The trial expires on the 15th of November. You can share your feedback here or send us an email.

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Edited by Geoffrey Khan


The Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics offers a systematic and comprehensive treatment of all aspects of the history and study of the Hebrew language from its earliest attested form to the present day. The encyclopedia contains overview articles that provide a readable synopsis of current knowledge of the major periods and varieties of the Hebrew language as well as thematically-organized entries which provide further information on individual topics. With over 950 entries and approximately 400 contributing scholars, the Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics is the authoritative reference work for students and researchers in the fields of Hebrew linguistics, general linguistics, Biblical studies, Hebrew and Jewish literature, and related fields.


Features and Benefits:

• Search the full text by keyword and Hebrew character set, in addition to advanced search options.

• Navigate extensive cross-references via hyperlinks.

• Access tertiary treatment of a wide-range of topics such as the Hebrew of various sources (texts, manuscripts, inscriptions, reading traditions), major grammatical features (phonology, morphology, and syntax), lexicon, script and paleography, theoretical linguistic approaches, etc.