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Phonology, Generative
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1. Introduction

Biblical Hebrew has been an attractive field for scholars working in generative phonology (e.g., Prince 1975; Malone 1993 [the latter extremely technical]; for an overview cf. Greenstein 1992) for at least two reasons:

(1) Forms serving synchronically as underlying representations of surface forms can also be observed diachronically in earlier attes…

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Edzard, Lutz, “Phonology, Generative”, in: Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics, Edited by: Geoffrey Khan. Consulted online on 09 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-4241_ehll_EHLL_COM_00000674>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004176423

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