Sentence Examples


  • With the Talmud, the anonymous period of Hebrew literature may be considered to end.
  • Between them they rendered into Hebrew all the chief Jewish writings of the middle ages.
  • 916 to the Eastern Recension of the Hebrew Text" (1899, for private circulation).
  • They did not dedicate each day in turn to its astrological planet; and it is therefore precarious to assume that the Sabbath was in its origin what it is in the astrological week, the day sacred to Saturn, and that its observance is to be derived from an ancient Hebrew worship of that planet.4 The week, however, is found in various parts of the world in a form that has nothing to do with astrology or the seven planets, and with such a distribution as to make it pretty certain that it had no artificial origin, but suggested itself independently, and for natural reasons, to different races.
  • Among these was Judah IJayyuj of Cordova, the father of modern Hebrew grammar, who first established the principle of tri-literal roots.