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4.10 Slavonic
(1,681 words)

Part of 4 Ecclesiasticus/Ben Sira

4.10.1 Introduction

No evidence exists of a translation of Ben Sira into Old Church Slavonic in the earliest manuscripts of the Slavonic Prophetologium (twelfth–thirteenth century), which suggests the book was not in liturgical use at that time. There are readings from Ben Sira in early Croat Glagolitic breviaries: the First Vrbnik breviary from the end of the …

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L. Miltenova, Anissava, “4.10 Slavonic”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 30 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0204100000>
First published online: 2020

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