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Author Houtman, Alberdina

Title A Jewish Targum in a Christian World
Published Leiden : BRILL, 2014


Description 1 online resource (325 pages)
Series Jewish and Christian Perspectives Series
Jewish and Christian perspectives series.
Contents About the Contributors; Glossary; Introduction; Part One Uses and Functions of Targum in Europe; A Variety of Targum Texts; The Role of Targum Samuel in European Jewish Liturgy; Initial Observations Concerning the Text of Targum 2 Samuel 22 as Preserved in European Liturgical Manuscripts; The Role of the Targum in Jewish Education in Medieval Europe; Targum Layouts in Ashkenazi Manuscripts Preliminary Methodological Observations; Part Two Editing Targums and Their Latin Translations; The Latin Versions of the Old Testament from Jerome to the Editio Clementina
The Commission of Targum Manuscripts and the Patronage of Christian Hebraism in Sixteenth-Century CastileA Jewish Targum in a Remarkable Paratext. Paratextual Elements in Two Targum Manuscriptsof Alfonso de Zamora; The 'Jewish' Rabbinic Bibles versus the 'Christian' Polyglot Bibles; Christian Arguments for Including Targums in Polyglot Bibles; Part Three Targum and Christianity; The Study of the Aramaic Targum by Christians in Medieval France and England; The Targum in Christian Scholarship to 1800; Traces of Targum Reception in the Work of Martin Luther
'And Their Laws Are Diverse from All People'. Haman's Protests against the Jews in Targum Sheni to EstherIndex of Subjects and Names; Index of Ancient and Medieval Sources
Summary A Jewish Targum in a Christian World presents a variety of articles around 1. The Use and Function of Targum in Europe; 2. Editing Targum Texts and their Latin Translations; 3. Christians Studying Targum Texts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes English
Print version record
SUBJECT Bible. Old Testament. Aramaic -- Versions
Bible. Old Testament fast
Targum gnd
Europa gnd
Subject Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity.
Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament.
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings.
Interfaith relations
Form Electronic book
Author Staalduine-Sulman, E. van
Kirn, Hans-Martin
ISBN 9789004267824