Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics

Get access

Grammatical Thought: Influence of the Medieval Arabic Grammatical Tradition
(11,432 words)

Hebrew and Arabic are sister languages, descended from common Semitic stock, and therefore share many characteristics in vocabulary and grammar. However, they also differ in quite a number of features, due to the historical separation betw…

Cite this page
Becker, Dan, “Grammatical Thought: Influence of the Medieval Arabic Grammatical Tradition”, in: Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics, Edited by: Geoffrey Khan. Consulted online on 19 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-4241_ehll_EHLL_COM_00000090>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004176423



▲   Back to top   ▲