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12.4 Syriac
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Part of 12 Psalms 151–155

12.4.1 Nature and Significance

The Syriac Psalms numbered as 151–155 – often called “Apocryphal Psalms” – have disparate textual histories. Syriac Psalm 151 (= I) is a translation of the Septuagint Psalm 151 (12.3).1 This psalm is also known in other Psalter traditions that are based on the Septuagint (I.10.3.1), inc…

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M. Butts, Aaron, “12.4 Syriac”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 02 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0212040000>
First published online: 2020

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