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5.3.3 Other Texts
(5,900 words)

Part of 5 Samuel–Kings - 5.3 Ancient Hebrew Texts

The discovery of 4QSama,b,c (4Q51–53) revolutionized the textual history of the Bible and continues to fascinate scholars because many of their features remain enigmatic.1 This is especially the case for 4QSama, which attests to the largest portions of the text.2 On the one hand, the strong similarities of these texts to Old Greek (5.4) pro…

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Hugo, Philippe and Schenker, Adrian, “5.3.3 Other Texts”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 21 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0005030300>
First published online: 2020

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