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$58.50 Publications / Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible by Yitzhak Avishur
Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible

Selected inscriptions and studies in stylistic and literary devices common to Phoenician inscriptions and the Bible.

Pages: 288
Year: 2000
Language(s): English
ISBN: 965-90240-8-8


Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Introduction: Remnants of Canaanite Literature and the Bible

Part 1: Studies in Stylistic and Literary Devices Common to the Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible

  • Chapter 1: Word Pairs Common to Phoenician and Biblical Hebrew
    • The Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible
    • Pairs Common to the Phoenician and Biblical Hebrew
    • The Common Expression pairs to the Phoenician and the Bible
    • Word Pair Components in the Construct State
    • Literary Relationship and Influence
  • Chapter 2: Studies of Stylistic Features Common to the Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible
    • Additional Word Pairs Common to the Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible
    • Literary Phrases Common to Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible
    • Similes Common to the Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible
    • Common Idioms and Expressions
    • Religion and Cultural Terms Common to the Phoenician Inscriptions and the Bible
    • Equivalent Expressions on Phoenician and in the Bible

Part 2: Selected Phoenician Inscriptions

  • Chapter 3: Burial Inscriptions
    • Inscription of Ahiram King of Byblos
    • Inscription of Tabnit King of Sidon
    • Inscription of Eshmunazar King of Sidon
    • Addendum
  • Chapter 4: Royal Inscriptions
    • Inscription of Kimamuwa King of Yaudi
    • Inscription of Azatiwada King of the Danunites
  • Chapter 5: Incantation Inscriptions
    • The First Incantation Inscription from Arslan-Tash
    • The Second Incantation Inscription from Arslan-Tash
  • Addendum
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index of Sources
  • Illustrations and Pictures