Bibliographic Details

An introduction to biblical Hebrew syntax / Bruce K. Waltke and M. O'Connor.

Author / Creator Waltke, Bruce K.
Imprint Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 1990.
Description xiii, 765 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Language English
Subject Bible. Old Testament -- Language, style.
Bible. Old Testament.
Hebrew language -- Syntax.
Hebrew language -- Grammar.
Hebrew language -- Grammar.
Hebrew language -- Syntax.
Format E-Resource, Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1012550
Varying Form of Title Biblical Hebrew syntax
Other authors / contributors O'Connor, Michael Patrick.
ISBN 0931464315
9780931464317
Notes Includes indexes.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 695-716).
Other form Online version: Waltke, Bruce K. Introduction to biblical Hebrew syntax. Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 1990
Online version: Waltke, Bruce K. Introduction to biblical Hebrew syntax. Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 1990
Table of Contents:
  • Language and text
  • History of the study of Hebrew grammar
  • Basic concepts
  • Grammatical units
  • Noun patterns
  • Gender
  • Number
  • Nominative function and verbless clauses
  • Genitive function
  • Accusative function and related matters
  • Prepositions
  • Apposition
  • Definiteness and indefiniteness
  • Adjectives
  • Numerals
  • Personal pronouns
  • Demonstratives
  • Interrogatives and indefinites
  • Relatives
  • Introduction to the verbal system
  • The system of verbal stems
  • Qal stem
  • Niphal stem
  • Piel stem
  • Pual stem
  • Hithpael stem
  • Hiphil stem
  • Hophal stem
  • Introduction to the conjugations
  • Suffix (perfective) conjugation
  • Prefix (non-perfective) conjugation
  • Waw + suffix conjugation
  • Waw + prefix conjugation
  • Jussive, imperative, cohortative
  • Infinitive absolute
  • Infinitive construct
  • Participles
  • Subordination
  • Coordination and clausal adverbs
  • Exclamations and polar questions.