[b-hebrew] Babylonian vocalization

Peter Kirk peterkirk at qaya.org
Sun Apr 25 18:56:42 EDT 2004

On 25/04/2004 09:51, Bearpecs at aol.com wrote:

>Could someone point me to a good source on the web for information (including 
>orthography) related to the Babylonian system of vocalizing Biblical Hebrew 
>(in contrast to the Tiberian and Palestinian systems).
>If there are books in English, I'm happy to hear about those too.  (I know 
>about Yeiven's book, but as far as I know it's only in Hebrew.)
 From a contact:

>A good overview is Aron Dotan's 
>article, "Masorah" in the 1971
>Encyclopaedia Judaica. He has columns
>on all the pointing systems.  
>I don't think there are any online refs

Peter Kirk
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