June 20, 2008



Cook, John and Robert Holmstedt. Ancient Hebrew: A Student Grammar (Unpublished PDF draft, 2007)

Dobson, John. Learn Biblical Hebrew (Baker Academic, 2005)

Kelley, Page. Biblical Hebrew: An Introductory Grammar (Eerdmans, 1992)

Kittel, Bonnie P.; Vicki Hoffer; and Rebecca A. Wright. Biblical Hebrew: Text and Workbook (Yale, 1989)

Lambdin, Thomas. Introduction to Biblical Hebrew (Prentice Hall, 1971)

Pratico, Gary and Miles Van Pelt. Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammmar (Zondervan, 2001) (W) (buy)

Ross, Allen. Introducing Biblical Hebrew (Baker Academic, 2001)

Seow, C.L. A Grammar for Biblical Hebrew (Abingdon Press, 1995)

Waltke, Bruce and Michael O'Connor. An Introduction to Biblical Hebrew Syntax (Eisenbrauns, 1990)

Annotated reviews and companion resources from Tyler Williams

Web Lessons






Hebrew Linguistics

Groom, Sue. Linguistic Analysis of Biblical Hebrew (Paternoster, 1969). (G)(buy)

Hoffman, Joel. In the Beginning: A Short History of the Hebrew Language (NYU Press, 2004). (G)(buy)

Miller, Cynthia. The Representation of Speech in Biblical Hebrew Narrative: A Linguistic Analysis
(Scholars Press, 1996). (G)(buy)

Nahir, Moshe. Hebrew Teaching and Applied Linguistics (U. Press of America, 1981) (G)

Steinberg, David. "History of the Ancient and Modern Hebrew Language." Version 8.1, 21 July 2008. Accessed at www.adath-shalom.ca/history_of_hebrewtoc.htm

Young, Ian. Diversity in Pre-Exilic Hebrew (Mohr Siebeck, 1993) (G)

Young, Ian, ed. Biblical Hebrew: Studies in Chronology and Typology (T&T Clark, 2003) (G)

Hebrew Pedagogy

Griffin, William. "Killing a Dead Language: A Case against Emphasizing Vowel Pointing when Teaching Biblical Hebrew." SBL Forum, May 2007. Accessed at www.sbl-site.org/publications/article.aspx?articleId=675

Helabe, Rahel. "Ancient Languages are still Around, but do We Really Know how to Teach Them?" SBL Forum, March 2008. Accessed at www.sbl-site.org/publications/article.aspx?articleId=756

Helabe, Rahel. The Introduction to Biblical Hebrew the Practical Way. Master's thesis, University of British Columbia, 2005. Accessed at www.hebrew-with-halabe.com/intro%20biblical_hebrew.htm

Isbell, Charles David. "The Hebrew Teacher: Guru, Drill Instuctor, or Role Model?" SBL Forum. Accessed at www.sbl-site.org/publications/article.aspx?articleId=452

Nahir, Moshe. Hebrew Teaching and Applied Linguistics [see above]

Zahavi-Ely, Naama. "Teaching the Biblical Hebrew Verb." SBL Forum, 2007. Accessed at www.sbl-site.org/publications/article.aspx?ArticleId=771













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