Tag Archives: Leviticus

Reduplicative Futures

By Mike Aubrey If you’ve ever encountered some weird looking forms perhaps tagged as perfects perhaps tagged as something else that have reduplication while also having perfective/aoristic morphology, it’s probably thrown you off.
For example, in Leviticus 13:45, we have:
Καὶ ὁ λεπρός, ἐν ὧ ἐστιν ἡ ἁφή, τὰ ἱμάτια αὐτοῦ ἔστω παραλελυμένα καὶ ἡ …read more

Philo as Biblical Commentator: Leviticus

By noreply@blogger.com (Charles Savelle) I recently picked up a copy of Torah from Alexandria: Philo as Biblical Commentator, Volume III: Leviticus. According to the publisher’s description, “Rabbi Michael Leo Samuel has meticulously culled from all of Philo’s exegetical comments, and arranged them according to the biblical verses. He provides extensive parallels from rabbinic literature, …read more

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