Tag Archives: Targum

AL-QIBLAH AND BE’ER ZAMZAM

Saadia’s Targum, Sefer Bereshit 24:62 וכאן אסחק קד גא פי מגיה מן אלביר אלתי ללחי אלנטאר והו מקים פי בלד אלקבלה. Wa kana Ishaq qad ja’a fi maji’ihi min al-bi’r allati lil-Hay Al-Nadhir wa huwa muqim fi balad Al-Qiblah. (“And … Continue reading

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Targum Onkelos and Pirke de Rav Eliezer

Onkelos who is called Akilas in the Talmud, he converted to Judaism right before the Bar-Kochva revolt, and was a disciple of Rabbi Akiva ben Yosef (17 – 137 CE.), a Tannaitic generation of the latter part of 1st century … Continue reading

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Hindeya-raba (הנדיא רבא) dan Makah-raba (מכה רבא) dalam Targum dan Tradisi Yahudi.

שלום עליכם السلام عليكم Dalam riset linguistic, Prof. James Barr, Ph.D., penulis buku “Comparative Philology and the Text of the Old Testament” (Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1968) menyebutkan adanya hegemoni loanwords and words of non-Semitic origin dalam teks Perjanjian Lama … Continue reading

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Berebut Wacana: Antara Bahasa Ibrani dan Bahasa Sanskrit

Kesejajaran dan kemiripan cerita dalam teks Veda Mahabharata dan teks Torah memang sangat menakjubkan. Dengan melalui proses pembacaan teks, justru kita dapat membuktikan adanya benang merah di antara kedua kitab suci itu, ada semacam common heritage; di antaranya berkaitan tentang … Continue reading

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