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3– Samuel-Kings
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Part of 3–5 Former Prophets - 3–5.2 Secondary Translations - 3–5.2.1 Vetus Latina

The Old Latin version (vl) of Samuel–Kings is extremely important for establishing the Old Greek text (5.4; 5.5) and ultimately its Hebrew Vorlage due to the reasonably literal character of the translation. Despite its fragmentary condition and the fact that many of its witnesses are of a secondary nature (m…

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Pablo Torijano Morales, “3– Samuel-Kings”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 02 April 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0305020102>
First published online: 2016
First print edition: 20161101

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