Review of: Carly L. Crouch, Jeremy M. Hutton, Translating Empire: Tell Fekheriyeh, Deuteronomy, and the Akkadian Treaty Tradition (2019)

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Abstract

This inventive study concerns a systematic analysis of the translation techniques emerging in the Tell Fekheriyeh inscription from the ninth century BCE, which includes an Akkadian text and a parallel Aramaic version, also known as KAI 309. The authors selected this bilingual for their exploration, since other multilingual inscriptions comprising an Akkadian text and a version in a Northwest Semitic language are much more fragmentary.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages5
JournalReview of Biblical Literature
Issue number12/2022
Publication statusPublished - 16 Dec 2022

Keywords

  • aramaic
  • akkadian
  • septugaint

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