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Abegg, Martin, Flint, Peter, and Ulrich, Eugene 1999 The Dead Sea Scrolls Bible: The Oldest Known Bible, Translated and with Commentary. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark.

Baasten, M. F. J., and van Peursen, W. Th., eds. 2003. Hamlet on a Hill: Semitic and Greek Studies Presented to Professor T. Muraoka on the Occasion of his Sixty-Fifth Birthday. Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta, 118. Leuven: Peeters.

Barr, J. 1961. The Semantics of Biblical Language. London: SCM Press.

Barthélmy, D. et al. 1976–80. Preliminary and Interim Report on the Hebrew Old Testament Text Project, i [Pentateuch]. London: United Bible Societies. ii: Historical Books. Stuttgart: United Bible Societies, 1976. iii: Poetical Books. Stuttgart: United Bible Societies, 1977. iv–v: Prophetical Books I–II. New York: United Bible Societies, 1979–80.

Batalden, S., Cann, K., and Dean, J., eds. 2004. Sowing the Word: The Cultural Impact of the British and Foreign Bible Society 1804–2004. Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press.

Beck, J. 2000. Translators as Storytellers: A Study in Septuagint Translation Technique. New York: Peter Lang.

Beyer, K. 1986. The Aramaic Language: Its Distribution and Subdivisions, trans. J. F. Healey. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

Brenner, A. 1983. Colour Terms in the Old Testament. JSOTS.S 21. Sheffield: JSOT Press.

——— and van Henten, J. W., eds. 2002. Bible Translation on the Threshold of the Twenty-First Century: Translation, Reception, Culture and Religion. JSOTS.S 353. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

Bullinger, E. W. 1898. Figures of Speech Used in the Bible, Explained and Illustrated. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode; repr. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Book House, 1968.

Caird, G. B. 1980. The Language and Imagery of the Bible. Studies in Theology. London: Duckworth.

Clark, D. J., and Hatton, Howard 2002. A Handbook on Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi. UBS Handbook Series. New York: United Bible Societies.

Conybeare, F. C., and Stock, St. George 2001. Grammar of Septuagint Greek: With Selected Readings, Vocabularies, and Updated Indexes. Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson Publishers, Inc.; orig. pub. Boston: Ginn and Company, 1905.

Creason, S. 2004. ‘Aramaic’. In Roger D. Woodard, ed., The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the World's Ancient Languages, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 391–426.

Elwolde, J. F. ‘Hebrew and Aramaic Grammar and Lexicography’ and ‘Hebrew and Aramaic Languages’. In Stanley E. Porter, ed., Dictionary of Biblical Interpretation and Criticism, London: Routledge, forthcoming.

Fitzmyer, J. A. 1979. ‘The Phases of the Aramaic Language’. In A Wandering Aramean: Collected Aramaic Essays, SBLMS, 25. Missoula, Mont.: Scholars Press, 57–84.

Gibson, J. C. L. 1998. Language and Imagery in the Old Testament. London: SPCK.

Hadas-Lebel, M. 1995. Histoire de la Langue Hébraïque: des Origines à l'Époque de la Mishna, 4th edn. Collection de la Revue des Études Juives, 21. Paris and Leuven: E. Peeters.

Hognesius, K. 2003. The Text of 2 Chronicles 1–16: A Critical Edition with Textual Commentary. Coniectanea Biblica Old Testament Series, 51. Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksell International.

Horbury, W., ed. 1999. Hebrew Study from Ezra to Ben-Yehuda. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark.

Jobes, K. H., and Silva, Moisés 2000. Invitation to the Septuagint. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Academic.

Joüon, P. 1993. A Grammar of Biblical Hebrew, corrected rev. edn., trans. and ed. T. Muraoka. Subsidia Biblica, 14. 1–2; Roma: Editrice Pontificio Istituto Biblico.

Kaltner, J. and McKenzie, Steven L., eds. 2002. Beyond Babel: A Handbook for Biblical Hebrew and Related Languages. Society of Biblical Literature Resources for Biblical Study, 42. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature.

Kelley, P. H., Mynatt, Daniel S., and Crawford, Timothy G. 1998. The Masorah of Biblica Hebraica Stuttgartensia: Introduction and Annotated Glossary. Grand Rapids, Mich.: William B. Eerdman Publishing Company.

Knobloch, F. W. ed. 2002. Biblical Translation in Context. Studies and Texts in Jewish History and Culture, 10. Bethesda, Md.: University Press of Maryland.

Lambdin, T. O. 1973. Introduction to Biblical Hebrew. London: Darton, Longman, and Todd.

Larson, M. L. 1998. Meaning-Based Translation: A Guide to Cross-Language Equivalence, 2nd edn. Lanham, Md: University Press of America.

Lemaire, A. 1988. ‘Aramaic Literature and Hebrew: Contacts and Influences in the First Millennium B. C. E.’. In Moshe Bar-Asher, ed., Proceedings of the Ninth World Congress of Jewish Studies, Jerusalem, August 4–12, 1985; Panel Sessions: Hebrew and Aramaic, Jerusalem: World Union of Jewish Studies, 9–24.

McCarter, P. K. 2004. ‘Hebrew’. In Roger D. Woodard, ed., The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the World's Ancient Languages, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 319–64.

Mayes, A. D. H., ed. 2000. Text in Context: Essays by Members of the Society for Old Testament Study. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Metzger, B. M. 2001. The Bible in Translation: Ancient and English Versions. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Academic.

Noss, Philip A., ed. 2002. Current Trends in Scripture Translation. UBS Bulletin, 194/5. Reading: United Bible Societies.

La Nouvelle Bible Segond, Édition d'Étude (Alliance Biblique Universelle, 2002).

Ogden, G. S. 1988. ‘The Use of Figurative Language in Malachi 2.10–16’. Bible Translator, 39: 223–30.

Olofsson, S. 1990. The LXX Version: A Guide to the Translation Technique of the Septuagint. Coniectanea Biblica, Old Testament Series, 30. Stockholm: Almqvist & Wicksell International.

Pérez Fernández, M. 1997. An Introductory Grammar of Rabbinic Hebrew, trans. J. F. Elwolde. Leiden: E. J. Brill.

Rosenthal, F. 1995. A Grammar of Biblical Aramaic, 6th rev. edn. Porta Linguarum Orientalium, n.s. 5. Wiesbaden: Otto Harrasowitz.

Sáenz-Badillos, Á. 1993. A History of the Hebrew Language, trans. J. F. Elwolde. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Salvesen, A. 1991. Symmachus in the Pentateuch. Journal of Semitic Studies Monograph, 15. Manchester: The Victoria University of Manchester.

Sawyer, J. F. A. 1972. Semantics in Biblical Research: New Methods of Defining Hebrew Words for Salvation. Studies in Biblical Theology, 2nd ser. 24. London: SCM Press.

Schenker, A., ed. 2004. The Earliest Text of the Hebrew Bible: The Relationship between the Masoretic Text and the Hebrew Base of the Septuagint Reconsidered. Septuagint and Cognate Studies Series, 52. Leiden: E. J. Brill.

Silva, M. 1995. Biblical Words and their Meaning: An Introduction to Lexical Semantics, rev. edn. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Zondervan.

Sollamo, R., and Sipilä, Seppo, eds. 2001. Helsinki Perspectives on the Translation Technique of the Septuagint. Publications of the Finnish Exegetical Society, 82. Helsinki: The Finnish Exegetical Society; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

Tov, E. 2001. Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible, 2nd edn. Minneapolis: Fortress Press; Assen: Van Gorcum.

De Waard, J. 2003. A Handbook on Jeremiah. Textual Criticism and the Translator, 2. Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns.

Waltke, B. K., and O'Connor, M. 1990. An Introduction to Biblical Hebrew Syntax. Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns.

Watson, W. G. E. 1984. Classical Hebrew Poetry: A Guide to its Techniques. JSOTS.S 94. Sheffield: JSOT Press.

Wilt, T., ed. 2003. Bible Translation: Frames of Reference. Manchester: St. Jerome Publishing.

Wright, B. G. 1989. No Small Difference: Sirach's Relationship to Its Hebrew Parent Text. SBL SCS 26. Atlanta: Scholars Press.

Yeivin, I. 1980. Introduction to the Tiberian Masorah, trans. and ed. E. J. Revell. Society of Biblical Literature Masoretic Studies, 5. N.p.: Scholars Press and International Organization for Masoretic Studies.

Zogbo, L., and Wendland, Ernst R. 2000. Hebrew Poetry in the Bible: A Guide for Understanding and for Translating. UBS Helps for Translators. New York: United Bible Societies.

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