[b-hebrew] Aramaic and Hebrew

Harold Holmyard hholmyard at ont.com
Sat Sep 23 09:45:25 EDT 2006

Dear sujata,

> Did Hebrew and Aramaic co-exist? If that was the case, what was the reason 
> Aramaic replaced Hebrew in Judaea and surrounds?

I believe the Babylonian Captivity had a lot to do 
with it. Aramaic was the language spoken in the 
Persian Empire:

Harold Holmyard

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