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The Oxford English-Hebrew Dictionary

The Oxford English-Hebrew Dictionary

Author: N.S. Doniach
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The Oxford English-Hebrew Dictionary is a landmark in the description of modern Hebrew. Hailed by the Jewish Chronicle as a 'tremendous advance over previous works', it provides a unique description of Hebrew language as it is encountered and used today, covering formal and poetic Hebrew as well as current idioms and phrases, slang and colloquialisms. Descriptive not prescriptive - The first dictionary to describe rather than prescribe contemporary Hebrew. Exceptionally wide coverage - Coverage of technical and scientific terminology; academic discourse; vocabulary from fields such as law and medicine, as well as slang and colloquialisms. Clear labelling system - The labelling system allows quick identification of context, register, and usage. Essential reference - A reference tool for students, scholars, translators and business professionals.

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General Fields

  • : 9780198601722
  • : Oxford University Press
  • : Oxford University Press
  • : January 1998
  • : 236mm X 174mm X 53mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : December 1997
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 492.4321
  • : BL 99007749
  • : 1120
  • : N.S. Doniach
  • : Paperback
  • : English