Bibliographic Details

Biblical Hebrew reference grammar / Christo H.J. van der Merwe, Jackie A. Naudé and Jan H. Kroeze.

Author / Creator Van der Merwe, C. H. J.
Imprint Sheffield : Sheffield Academic Press, c1999.
Description 403 p. ; 24 cm.
Language English
Subject Hebrew language -- Grammar.
Hebrew language -- Grammar.
Format E-Resource, Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/3853597
Other authors / contributors Naudé, J. A.
Kroeze, Jan H.
ISBN 1850758611
1850758565 (pbk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Abbreviations
  • Chapter 1. Introduction
  • 1. Biblical Hebrew as a Semitic Language
  • 2. The Historical Unity and Development of Hebrew
  • 3. A Short Review of the Grammatical Treatment of Biblical Hebrew
  • Chapter 2. The Hebrew Alphabet and Masoretic Signs
  • 4. The Alphabet-Consonants
  • 5. The Alphabet-Vowels
  • 6. Diphthongs
  • 7. Syllables and Accents
  • 8. Masoretic Signs with a Double Function
  • 9. Additional Masoretic Signs
  • Chapter 3. Word, Clause and Text in Biblical Hebrew: A Survey
  • 10. The Levels of Language Structure
  • 11. The Word Categories/Classes in Biblical Hebrew
  • 12. The Clause in Biblical Hebrew
  • 13. The Text in Biblical Hebrew
  • Chapter 4. The Verb
  • 14. Review
  • 15. The Morphology of the Basic Paradigm
  • 16. The Stem Formations
  • 17. Pronominal Suffixes Added to Verbs
  • 18. The Morphology of the Irregular (or Weak) Verbs
  • 19. The Syntax and Semantics of the Finite Verb Forms
  • 20. The Syntax and Semantics of the Non-finite Verb Forms
  • 21. Verb Chains and Sequences
  • 22. The Valency of Verbs
  • Chapter 5. The Noun
  • 23. Introduction
  • 24. The Congruency Features of Nouns
  • 25. The Declension of the Noun
  • 26. The Noun with Pronominal Suffixes
  • 27. Noun Patterns and Suffixes
  • 28. The He Locale and Enclitic Mem
  • 29. Nouns in Appositional Relationships
  • 30. Qualification of the Noun by the Adjective
  • 31. Co-ordination of the Noun
  • 32. The Noun as Complement of Prepositions
  • 33. The Noun as Complement/Adjunct of Verbs
  • 34. The Noun as Subject, Predicate, Vocative and Dislocated Constituent
  • 35. Congruence between the Subject and Predicate in BH Clauses
  • 36. Pronouns
  • 37. Numerals
  • Chapter 6. The Other Word Classes
  • 38. Introduction
  • 39. Prepositions
  • 40. Conjunctions
  • 41. Adverbs
  • 42. Predicators of Existence
  • 43. Interrogatives
  • 44. Discourse Markers
  • 45. Interjections
  • Chapter 7. Word Order
  • 46. The Syntax of Word Order
  • 47. The Semantic-Pragmatic Functions of Word Order
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Index of Biblical Hebrew Words
  • Index of Old Testament Texts
  • Index of Subjects
  • Index of Authors