Verbs and War Scroll
Studies in the Hebrew Verbal System & the Qumran War Scroll
Studia Semitica Upsaliensia, No. 25

By Soren Holst
October 2008
Uppsala University
Distributed by Coronet Books Inc.
ISBN: 9789155472450
178 pages, 6 1/2 x 9 1/2"
$59.50, Illustrated, Paper Original

Partial Contents:

  1. Introductory Issues:
    Problem and method, the Qumran war scroll, Qumran Hebrew, the early Hebrew verbal system
  2. The Verbal System of the War Scroll:
    Distribution pattern, discourse types in the war scroll, the weqatal and yiqtol in instructional discourse, the weqatal and yiqtol in hortatory discourse, the weqatalti, the qatal, the wayyiqtol, the imperative, the participle, the infinitive, conclusion
  3. Contrast: Biblical Hebrew
    The yiqtol and weqatal, the X-qatal, weyiqtol, wayyiqtol, and imperative, the participle, conclusion
  4. General Conclusions


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