Tuesday, August 7, 2012

New Article in Journal of Hebrew Scriptures

I am glad to announce the publication of the following
article in the Journal of Hebrew Scriptures

Jeremy M. HUTTON and Safwat MARZOUK, "The Morphology of
the tg-Stem in Hebrew and tirgaltî in Hos 11:13."

Abstract: This article examines the morphology of the BH
word tirgaltî (Hos 11:3) in light of a study of the
tG/Gt-stem in Semitic. We explain the word's odd
morphology as the result of its phonological environment in
which the preceding word ended in a (long) vowel. Moreover,
this study suggests that there was no tip'el stem in BH;
instead, the origin of the so-called tip'el stem can be
traced to the Semitic tG-stem, which remained
semi-productive in some varieties of Hebrew (i.e., Israelian

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Also, please note that JHS is now offering hypertext/
hyperlinked versions of all articles and reviews published
from 1996 to 2009 (inclusive of 2009). We are currently
working to include versions of the 2010/2011 articles and

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