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Hebrew: Basic Vocabulary (700 Most Frequent Words)

The exercise contains words that occur 50 times or more in the Old Testament. Mastering this vocabulary will give you an ability for basic reading of the Old Testament in the He ew language.

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Hebrew: Frequency Vocabulary (49-30 Occurrences)

The exercise contains words that occur between 49 to 30 times in the Old Testament. Mastering this vocabulary will increase your ability for a more fluent reading of the Old Testament in the He ew language.

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Genesis

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Cain and Abel (Genesis 4:1-16)

The story of Cain and Abel is the first following right after the events of the fall. The story of the fall is full of despair and fear of the uncertain future. Humanity lost everything: relationships (God and among themselves), home, and future. However, here a new story begins with a ight and...

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Call of Abraham (Genesis 12:1-9)

God is calling A aham as an origin of new people of God, who will know true God and worship Him. These people will be founded upon trust in promises given by Lord. The whole a ahamic narrative will be about test of this trust. God is sending A aham out of his birth land to a...

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Exodus

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Moses and the Burning Bush (Exodus 3:1-4:17)

Moses is a person who spoke with God face to face (Dt 34:10). On the first account, when God met Himself with Moses (Ex 3), God introduced Himself with the name: אֶֽהְיֶ֖ה אֲשֶׁ֣ר אֶֽהְיֶ֑ה "I am who I am". It was always difficult for translators to rightly translate this phrase. Key He ew word...

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Passover (Exodus 12:1-51)

The Passover or Pesach is one of the most important parts of the whole Bible. In this text, we encounter a verb pesach פסח. Its particular occurrence is at Ex 12:13 (in the form of Qal perfect וּפָסַחְתִי), where its meaning as "skip", "spare" is also defined. This meaning is also obvious from the...

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Decalogue (Exodus 20:1-17)

Ten Commandments belong among the most known texts of the Bible. However, it is not so much known that this text, in fact, can not be literary called as commandments. This is suggested both by the context, which speaks of Decalogue as "words" (Ex 20:1) or as "ten words" (Ex 34:28), and the...

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