Now showing items 1-5 of 5
Aspects of the translation technique of the Septuagint : the finite verb in the Septuagint of Deuteronomy
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1992-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Two major religions, Judaism and Christianity, use the ancient Hebrew Bible as Holy Scripture. These books were translated in the last three centuries before the common era. The oldest of these translations ...
Hunter-gatherer-fishers of the Fish River basin : a contribution to the Holocene prehistory of the eastern Cape
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1990)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis provides interpretations of the Holocene Later Stone Age of the eastern Cape which focus specifically upon hunter-gatherer strategies for managing and reducing risk over the last 5500 years. ...
Is wisdom a mediatrix in Sirach? : a study of the wisdom poems
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1999-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The figure of Woman Wisdom appears in several key poems in Sirach, namely Sir 1:1-10,1:11-30,4:11-19,6:18-37,14:20-15:10,24:1-34 and 51:13-30. Woman Wisdom is a metaphor that employs feminine imagery ...
Iconographic motifs from Palestine/Israel and Daniel 7:2-14
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1998-12)
This is an iconographic study of the motifs of the sea, lion, wings, horns and the enthroned in the iconography of Palestine/Israel with reference to the vision of Dan 7:2-14
External influences in the Peshitta version of Proverbs
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1992-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The study of the Peshitta version of Proverbs started as research into the text-critical value of the Peshitta. By utilising the translation technique an attempt was also made to determine on which ...