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5.3.2 Masoretic Texts and Ancient Texts Close to mt
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Part of 5 Samuel–Kings - 5.3 Ancient Hebrew Texts

There is no surviving witness of a complete (proto-)Masoretic text of Samuel–Kings earlier than the first vocalized masoretic manuscripts (Codex Cairo, 895 c.e.; Aleppo Codex, ca. 915 c.e.; and Codex Leningradensis or Firkovitch b19a, 1008 c.e.). Only some small fragments among the Dead Sea Scro…

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Philippe Hugo and Adrian Schenker, “5.3.2 Masoretic Texts and Ancient Texts Close to mt”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 23 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0005030200>
First published online: 2016
First print edition: 20161101



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