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Grammatical Thought, Medieval Byzantium
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The history of Hebrew language theory in Byzantium can be divided into two periods: (1) the period of Transmission (העתקה haʿataqa), mainly in the 11th century, when the early Karaite heritage was transferred to Byzantium, and (2) the period of Independent Creativity, mainly from the beginning of the 12th to the middle of the 15th century. In this period Karaite as well a…

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Charlap, Luba R., “Grammatical Thought, Medieval Byzantium”, in: Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics, Edited by: Geoffrey Khan. Consulted online on 25 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-4241_ehll_EHLL_COM_00000173>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004176423



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