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Title: Grammar of Palestinian Jewish Aramaic
Written By: Wm. B. Stevenson
Series Title: LINCOM Gramatica 46

This introduction to Palestinian Jewish Aramaic presupposes a general
knowledge of Hebrew and some other Semitic language, such as Syriac or
Arabic. It is intended primarily to equip students of the Targums and the
Aramaic portions of the Palestinian Talmud and Midrashim, and to provide a
help to the study of the Aramaic elements contained in the writing (from the
preface, p. 3).

The grammar contains chapters on orthography, nominal morphology (pronouns.
interrogatives, demonstratives, declensions), verbal morphology (stems, tenses,
infinitives, participles). (Re-edition; originally published 1924 in Oxford; written in

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
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Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Subject Language(s): Aramaic, Jewish Palestinian
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783862900251
Pages: 98
Prices: Europe EURO 42.70