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9.10 Slavonic
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Part of 9 Judith

9.10.1 Nature and significance

The earliest translation of the book of Judith into Slavonic is found in western-rite Croat Glagolitic breviaries, the earliest of which is of the late thirteenth or early fourteenth century, and was, of course, based on Jerome’s Latin text (9.5).1 It did not, however, influence later versions.

The next translation is a late and in many places erroneous rendering of th…

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Sels, Lara and Thomson, Francis, “9.10 Slavonic”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 06 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0209100000>
First published online: 2020

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