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Old Testament Hebrew Foundations I

111A Old Testament Hebrew Foundations I

This course begins an introduction to the Hebrew language of the Old Testament.  The student will learn the alphabet and its sounds, including laryngeals; vowels, and vowel letters; and basic methods of transliterating the Hebrew text.  Elemental principles of grammar will be introduced including the Dagesh Lene, Dagesh Forte, definite article, and the sign of the definite article.  The rules governing quiet and vocal Shewas, Hatephs, and the assimilation of the Nun will also be discussed.

Required for OT Hebrew Grammar.

Required for the OT Hebrew Certificate.

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