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11.2 Hebrew
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Part of 11 Prayer of Manasseh

11.2.1 The Cairo Geniza Manuscript

The Hebrew “Prayer of Manasseh” from Qumran (4Q381 33 8–11)1 is unrelated to the prayer by that name under consideration here. The sole Hebrew witness to the work more commonly called Prayer of Manasseh was found in the Cairo Geniza in three folded quires of parchment that probably were once part of a larger codex.2 The extant folios contain six …

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Chesnutt, Randall, “11.2 Hebrew”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 19 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0211020000>
First published online: 2020

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