Greek of the Ancient Synagogue
An Investigation on the Greek of the Septuagint, Pseudepigrapha and the New Testament

By Georg Walser
September 2001
Almqvist & Wiksell International
ISBN: 91-22-01928-6
197 pages
$61.00 paper original

This book discusses the existence and nature of a peculiar variety of Greek which was used by Jewish and Christian writers between c. 200 BC and c. 200 AD in relation to the institution known as the synagogue. It is argued that this variety arose from the Greek translation of the Pentateuch.

Ancient History; Religious Studies
Studia Graeca et Latina Lundensia, No. 8

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