Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 2000 - Reference - 1425 pages
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"This outstanding source is the place to find definitions, personal names and their derivation, places, and concepts from the Bible. Six hundred leading scholars from a wide spectrum of theological perspectives have come together to provide almost 5,000 articles that reflect current biblical scholarship, archaeological discoveries, trends, and issues. A must for every library."--"Outstanding Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2002.

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David Noel Freedman is a professor of the Hebrew Bible at the University of California, San Diego, and lives in La Jolla, California.

Myers is senior editor at Wm. B. Eerdman's Publishing Company.

Beck is managing editor of The Anchor Bible Dictionary and the leningrad Codex.

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