Two Arabic Versions of the Book of Ruth

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis (monograph)


Abstract in Undetermined
The present dissertation is an investigation of the extant MS material representing Arabic version, translated from Pedhitta, of the Book of Ruth. Seven Arabic MSS, ranging from the 13th to the 17th century, are investigated and classified according to their origins.


  • Per Å. Bengtsson
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Languages and Literature


  • Book of Ruth, Syriac, Arabic, Manuscripts, Peshitta, Neo-Arabic, Middle Arabic, Orthography, Phonetics, Morphology, Syntax
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
Supervisors/Assistant supervisor
Award date1995 Oct 27
  • Lund University Press
Publication statusPublished - 1995
Publication categoryResearch
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographic note

Defence details Date: 1995-10-27 Time: 10:15 Place: Carolinasalen, Kungshuset, Lundagård External reviewer(s) Name: Palva, Heikki Title: Professor Affiliation: Helsingfors universitet ---