Les titres shiphah et 'amah: Recherche de lexicographie biblique

Translated title of the contribution: The Titles Shiphah and 'Amah: Research in Biblical Lexicography

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Abstract

The article examines the meaning of the Hebrew terms shiphah and 'amah, which each describes a female servant. After a brief overview of earlier studies, the article analyzes in a synchronic perspective six key texts. It proposes an interpretation for the alternative uses of the terms. 

Translated title of the contributionThe Titles Shiphah and 'Amah: Research in Biblical Lexicography
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)242-250
Number of pages9
JournalZeitschrift fur die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft
Volume116
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 2004
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Biblical Hebrew
  • Lexicography
  • Hebrew Bible

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • History
  • Religious studies

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