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Old Testament Hebrew Foundations I

T111A Old Testament Hebrew Foundations I

Old Testament Hebrew

This certificate program provides a foundation in understanding Old Testament Hebrew.  The goals are for you to learn the grammar and vocabulary in order to be able to read the Hebrew Old Testament, to use Hebrew in a practical way in your study of God’s Word, and to utilize the study aids available.

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 Old Testament Hebrew Grammar.

Required for the Old Testament Hebrew Certificate.

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