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Author Glenny, W. Edward.

Title Finding meaning in the text [electronic resource] : translation technique and theology in the Septuagint of Amos / by W. Edward Glenny.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 306 pages).
Series Supplements to Vetus Testamentum ; v. 126
Supplements to Vetus Testamentum ; v. 126.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-284) and indexes.
Contents Introduction -- LXX-Amos : literal or free translation? -- The translation of difficult and unknown words -- Visually ambiguous phenomena -- Anti-Syrian and anti-Samaritan bias in LXX-Amos -- God in LXX-Amos -- Gentiles, eschatology, and messianism in LXX-Amos -- The translator of LXX-Amos -- Summary.
Summary This work is a comparison of the Septuagint of Amos with its Hebrew Vorlage for the purpose of analyzing the translation technique and theology of the translator.
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Subject Bible. Amos. Greek -- Versions -- Septuagint.
Bible. Amos -- Translating.
Bible. Old Testament -- Translating.
Bible. Amos -- Theology.
Bible. Amos -- Criticism, Textual.
Bible. Amos -- Language, style.
Bible. Amos -- Versions -- Septuagint -- Translating -- Theology -- Criticism, Textual -- Language, style.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Glenny, W. Edward. Finding meaning in the text. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009 9789004176386 (DLC) 2009016175 (OCoLC)319690912
ISBN 9789047429821 (electronic bk.)
9047429826 (electronic bk.)
9789004176386 (cloth)
9004176381 (cloth)
Standard No. 10.1163/ej.9789004176386.i-308