The IVP Bible Dictionary Series: Dictionary of the Old Testament: Pentateuch

Editors: Boda, Mark J. and McConville, J. Gordon
Publication Year: 2002
Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Single-User Purchase Price: $60.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $90.00
ISBN: 978-0-8308-1781-8
Category: Religion & Theology - Judaism
Image Count: 13
Book Status: Available
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The Dictionary of the Old Testament: Pentateuch is designed to be your first stop in the study and research of the Pentateuch, on which the rest of the Bible is built.

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  • Preface
  • How to Use This Dictionary
  • Abbreviations
  • Transliterations
  • List of Contributors
  • A
  • AARON
  • AARONIC/AARONIDE PRIESTHOOD.
  • AARON'S ROD.
  • ABEL
  • ABIHU.
  • ABIMELECH
  • ABRAHAM
  • ABRAHAMIC COVENANT(S).
  • ABRAM.
  • ABORTION.
  • ADAM
  • ʾĀDÔN ĂDŌNNAY.
  • ADULTERY.
  • AGRICULTURE
  • ALIEN, FOREIGN RESIDENT
  • ALIENATION.
  • ALPHABET.
  • ALTAR OF INCENSE.
  • ALTARS
  • AMARNA TEXTS.
  • AMMONITES.
  • AMORITES.
  • ANACHRONISMS.
  • ANCESTORS, VENERATION OF.
  • ANCESTRAL RELIGION.
  • ANGEL OF THE LORD.
  • ANIMAL HUSBANDRY.
  • ANIMALS.
  • APODITIC LAW.
  • ARCHAEOLOGY
  • ARK, NOAH'S.
  • ARK OF THE COVENANT.
  • ARK OF THE TESTIMONY.
  • ARMY.
  • ARTS AND CRAFTS
  • ASHER
  • ASSEMBLY, SACRED.
  • ASTROLOGY.
  • ASYLUM.
  • ATONEMENT.
  • ATONEMENT, DAY OF
  • ATRAHASIS EPIC.
  • AUTHORITY.
  • AUTHORSHIP OF THE PENTATEUCH
  • AZAZEL.
  • B
  • BABEL
  • BALAAM
  • BALAK.
  • BAN.
  • BARLEY.
  • BASIN, BRONZE.
  • BATTLE.
  • BEASTS OF BURDEN.
  • BELIEVING.
  • BENJAMIN
  • BESTIALITY.
  • BETROTHAL.
  • BEZALEL.
  • BIRDS.
  • BLASPHEMY
  • BLESSINGS AND CURSES
  • BLOOD
  • BLOOD KINSHIP.
  • BODILY INJURIES, MURDER, MANSLAUGHTER
  • BOOK OF THE COVENANT
  • BORDERS
  • BOUNDARIES.
  • BREASTPIECE.
  • BREATH OF LIFE.
  • BURGLARY.
  • BURIAL AND MOURNING
  • BURNT OFFERING.
  • C
  • CAIN
  • CALEB
  • CALENDAR.
  • CALF, GOLDEN.
  • CAMELS.
  • CAMP.
  • CANAAN.
  • CANAANITES.
  • CASUISTIC LAW.
  • CATTLE.
  • CENSUS.
  • CHAOS.
  • CHARACTER FORMATION.
  • CHERUBIM
  • CHIEF PRIEST.
  • CHIEFDOM.
  • CHILDREN.
  • CHOSEN PLACE.
  • CHRISTOLOGICAL INTERPRETATION.
  • CHRONOLOGY
  • CIRCUMCISION
  • CITIES OF REFUGE
  • CITY, TOWN, CAMP
  • CLAN.
  • CLASSICAL HEBREW.
  • CLAY.
  • CLEAN.
  • CLOTHING PREPARATION.
  • CLOUD.
  • COMPOSITION CRITICISM.
  • NTAMINATION.
  • COSMOGONY.
  • COSMOLOGY
  • COVENANT
  • COVENANT AT MOAB.
  • COVENANT CODE.
  • COVENANT OF WORKS.
  • COVENANT RENEWAL.
  • CRAFTS.
  • CREATIO EX NIHILO.
  • CREATION
  • CREATOR.
  • CROPS.
  • CURSES.
  • D
  • D.
  • DAILY OFFERING.
  • DAN
  • DATE OF EXODUS.
  • DAUGHTERS OF MAN.
  • DAUGHTERS OF ZELOPHEHAD.
  • DAY OF ATONEMENT.
  • DEAD SEA SCROLLS.
  • DEATH.
  • DEBT, REMISSION OF.
  • DECALOGUE
  • DESERT.
  • DEUTERONOMIC COVENANT.
  • DEUTERONOMIST.
  • DEUTERONOMY, BOOK OF
  • DEVOTIONAL INTERPRETATION.
  • DISEASE.
  • DIVINATION, MAGIC
  • DIVINE NAMES.
  • DIVINE PROMISES.
  • DIVORCE.
  • DOCTRINAL INTERPRETATION.
  • DOCUMENTARY HYPOTHESIS.
  • DOMINION.
  • DONKEYS.
  • DOUBLETS.
  • DREAMS
  • DUST.
  • DWELLING, DIVINE.
  • E
  • E.
  • EARTH.
  • EDEN, GARDEN OF
  • EDOMITES.
  • EGYPT, EGYPTIANS
  • EGYPTIANS.
  • EL ELYON.
  • ELDERS.
  • ELEAZAR
  • ELECTION
  • ELOHIM.
  • ELOHIST.
  • ENDOGAMY.
  • EPHOD.
  • EPHRAIM.
  • ESAU, EDOMITES
  • ETHICAL INTERPRETATION.
  • ETHICS
  • ETHNICITY.
  • EVE
  • EVIL
  • EXILE
  • EXODUS, BOOK OF
  • EXODUS, DATE OF
  • EXODUS ROUTE AND WILDERNESS ITINERARY
  • F
  • FAITH
  • FALL
  • FAMILIES.
  • FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS
  • FAMINE.
  • FARMING.
  • FATHERHOOD OF GOD.
  • FAVOR.
  • FEASTS.
  • FEMINIST INTERPRETATION.
  • FERTILITY.
  • FESTIVALS AND FEASTS
  • FIGS.
  • FIRMAMENT.
  • FIRSTBORN.
  • FIRSTFRUITS
  • FLOCKS.
  • FLOOD
  • FOLKTALE.
  • FOOD PREPARATION.
  • FOODS, CLEAN AND UNCLEAN
  • FOREIGNER.
  • FORGIVENESS.
  • FORM CRITICISM
  • FORMGESCHICHTE.
  • FRAUD.
  • FULFILLMENT.
  • G
  • GAD
  • GARDEN OF EDEN.
  • GATTUNGSGESCHICHTE.
  • GENDER OF GOD.
  • GENEALOGIES
  • GENESIS, BOOK OF
  • GEOGRAPHICAL BOUNDARIES.
  • GILGAMESH EPIC.
  • GIRGASHITES.
  • GLORY.
  • GOATS.
  • GOD.
  • GOD, NAMES OF
  • GOLDEN CALF
  • GRACE
  • GRADATIONS OF HOLINESS.
  • GRAIN.
  • GRAIN OFFERING.
  • GRAPES.
  • GROUND.
  • GUILT.
  • GUILT OFFERING.
  • H
  • HAGAR
  • HAM.
  • HARAN
  • HARDNESS OF HEART
  • HARLOTRY.
  • HEALTH.
  • HEART, HARD.
  • HEBREW, CLASSICAL.
  • HEIFER, RED.
  • HERDS.
  • ḤĒREM
  • HERMENEUTICS
  • ḤESED.
  • HEXATEUCH.
  • HIGH PRIEST.
  • HIGHWAYS.
  • HISTORICAL CREDO.
  • HISTORICAL CRITICISM
  • HITTITES.
  • HIVITES.
  • HOBAB.
  • HOLINESS.
  • HOLINESS CODE.
  • HOLY AND HOLINESS, CLEAN AND UNCLEAN
  • HOLY CAMP.
  • HOLY OF HOLIES.
  • HOLY PLACE.
  • HOLY WAR.
  • HOMOSEXUAL ACTS.
  • HONEY.
  • HONOR AND SHAME
  • HORSES.
  • HOSPITALITY.
  • HOUSEHOLD GODS.
  • HOUSEHOLDS.
  • HUMANITY.
  • I
  • IDOLATRY.
  • IDOLS, IDOLATRY, TERAPHIM, HOUSEHOLD GODS
  • ILLNESS.
  • IMAGE OF GOD
  • IMAGO DEI.
  • IMPERIALIST INTERPRETATION.
  • IMPURITY.
  • INCEST.
  • INGATHERING, FEAST OF.
  • INHERITANCE.
  • INIQUITY.
  • INJURY.
  • ISAAC
  • ISHMAEL
  • ISRAELITES
  • ISSACHAR
  • J, K
  • J.
  • JACOB
  • JACOB'S LADDER.
  • JAHWIST.
  • JAPHETH.
  • JEALOUS GOD.
  • JEBUSITES.
  • J, E, D, P.
  • JETHRO
  • JOSEPH
  • JOSEPH CLANS.
  • JOSEPH NARRATIVE.
  • JOSHUA
  • JOSIANIC REFORM.
  • JUBILEE.
  • JUDAH
  • JUDGE
  • JUSTICE.
  • KIDNAPPING.
  • KING, LAW OF.
  • KINSHIP.
  • L
  • LABAN.
  • LAMPSTAND.
  • LAND, FALLOW.
  • LAND, FERTILITY, FAMINE
  • LANGUAGE OF THE PENTATEUCH
  • LAVER, BRONZE.
  • LAW
  • LAW, ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN.
  • LAW COLLECTIONS.
  • LEADERSHIP, ELDERS
  • LEAH.
  • LEATHER WORK.
  • LEGEND.
  • LEVI, LEVITES
  • LEVITES.
  • LEVITICUS, BOOK OF
  • LEX TALIONIS.
  • LIBERATION INTERPRETATION.
  • LIFE, DISEASE AND DEATH
  • LIGHT.
  • LINEAR GENEALOGY.
  • LITERACY.
  • LITERARY/NARRATIVE CRITICISM
  • LITERARY STRUCTURE OF THE PENTATEUCH
  • LOT
  • LOTS, CASTING.
  • LOVE.
  • M
  • MAGIC.
  • MANASSEH.
  • MANNA
  • MANSLAUGHTER.
  • MÄRCHEN.
  • MARK OF CAIN.
  • MARRIAGE CUSTOMS.
  • MARVEL.
  • MASORETIC TEXT.
  • MEASURES.
  • MEDICAL CARE.
  • MELCHIZEDEK
  • MENORAH.
  • MERCY.
  • MERNEPTAH STELA.
  • MESSIAH
  • METAL WORKING.
  • MIDIAN, MIDIANITES.
  • MIDRASHIC INTERPRETATION.
  • MIRIAM
  • MISP0 AT” I9I9 M+.
  • MOABITES.
  • MODERN INTERPRETATION.
  • MONOTHEISM.
  • MORAL OBLIGATION.
  • MORALITY.
  • MORTALITY.
  • MOSAIC AUTHORSHIP.
  • MOSES
  • MOST HOLY PLACE.
  • MOUNT SINAI.
  • MOURNING.
  • MURDER.
  • MURMURING
  • MYTH.
  • N
  • NADAB AND ABIHU
  • NAHOR
  • NAMES, DIVINE.
  • NAMES, PERSONAL.
  • NAMES, PROPER.
  • NAPHTALI
  • NARRATIVE CRITICISM.
  • NARRATOLOGY.
  • NATIONS, TABLE OF
  • NATIONS OF CANAAN
  • NATURAL LAW.
  • NAZIRITE VOW.
  • NEPHILIM.
  • NEW MOON.
  • NEW YEAR.
  • NOAH
  • NOAHIC COVENANT.
  • NOAH'S SONS.
  • NOMADISM.
  • NOVELLA.
  • NUMBERS, BOOK OF
  • NUMBERS, LARGE.
  • O
  • OFFERINGS.
  • OLIVES.
  • OMEN.
  • ONOMASTICS.
  • ORAL TRADITION.
  • ORDER.
  • ORIGINAL SIN.
  • ORPHAN
  • P, Q
  • P.
  • PARADISE.
  • PASSOVER, FEAST OF.
  • PASTORAL SOCIETY.
  • PATRIARCHAL PROMISES.
  • PATRIARCHAL RELIGION.
  • PATRIARCHY.
  • PEACE.
  • PEACE OFFERING.
  • PENTATEUCHAL CRITICISM, HISTORY OF
  • PENTECOST.
  • PERIZITTES.
  • PESHITTA.
  • PHARAOH
  • PILGRIMAGE FEASTS.
  • PILLAR OF FIRE.
  • PLAGUES.
  • POETICS.
  • POLLUTION.
  • POLYGAMY.
  • POMEGRANATES.
  • POSTMODERN INTERPRETATION.
  • POTTERY.
  • POVERTY.
  • PREACHING FROM THE PENTATEUCH
  • PRESENCE, DIVINE.
  • PRIESTLY CLOTHING
  • PRIESTLY SOURCE.
  • PRIESTS, PRIESTHOOD
  • PRIMEVAL HISTORY.
  • PROGENY.
  • PROMISED LAND.
  • PROMISES, DIVINE
  • PROPHECY.
  • PROPHETS, PROPHECY
  • PROSTITUTION.
  • PROTOEVANGELIUM.
  • PUNISHMENT, DIVINE.
  • PURIFICATION OFFERING.
  • PURITY.
  • R
  • RAAMSES AND PITHOM.
  • RACHEL.
  • RAINBOW
  • RAPE.
  • REBEKAH.
  • RED HEIFER
  • RED SEA.
  • REFUGE.
  • RELIGION
  • REPARATION OFFERING.
  • REPENTANCE
  • REST, PEACE
  • RETRIBUTION, PRINCIPLE OF.
  • REUBEN
  • REUEL.
  • RIGHTEOUSNESS.
  • ROADS.
  • ROBBERY.
  • ROD, STAFF
  • ROYAL GRANT COVENANT.
  • S
  • SABBATH, SABBATICAL YEAR, JUBILEE
  • SABBATICAL YEAR.
  • SACRED.
  • SACRED ASSEMBLY.
  • SACRIFICE OF ISAAC.
  • SACRIFICES AND OFFERINGS
  • SAGA.
  • SALVATION.
  • SAMARITAN PENTATEUCH.
  • SANCTUARY.
  • SARAH
  • SATAN.
  • SCAPEGOAT.
  • SEA.
  • SEA CREATURES.
  • SEA OF REEDS.
  • SEA TRAVEL.
  • SEASONS.
  • SEDUCTION.
  • SEERS.
  • SEGMENTED GENEALOGY.
  • SEMITIC LANGUAGES.
  • SEPTUAGINT.
  • SERPENT
  • SETH
  • SEXUALITY, SEXUAL ETHICS
  • SHALOM.
  • SHAME.
  • SHEEP.
  • SHEM
  • SICKNESS.
  • SIGNS AND WONDERS
  • SIMEON
  • SIN, GUILT
  • SIN OFFERING.
  • SINAI.
  • SINAI THEOPHANY.
  • SINAITIC COVENANT.
  • SITZ IM LEBEN.
  • SKIN DISEASES.
  • SLAVE, SLAVERY
  • SLAVERY.
  • SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS.
  • SOCIAL STRUCTURE
  • SOCIAL-SCIENTIFIC APPROACHES
  • SOJOURNER.
  • SONS OF GOD, DAUGHTERS OF MAN
  • SOOTHSAYERS.
  • SOURCE CRITICISM
  • SPIRITISTS.
  • SPOIL, PLUNDER.
  • STAFF OF GOD.
  • STEALING.
  • STRUCTURALISM.
  • SUBDUE.
  • SUZERAIN-VASSAL TREATIES.
  • T
  • TABERNACLE
  • TABERNACLES, FEAST OF.
  • TABLE OF NATIONS.
  • TABLE OF THE PRESENCE.
  • TAMAR
  • TAMID.
  • TARGUMS.
  • TELL DEIR ‘ALLA TEXTS.
  • TEMPLE, COSMOS AS.
  • TEMPTATION.
  • TEN COMMANDMENTS.
  • TEN WORDS.
  • TENT OF MEETING.
  • TERAH
  • TERAPHIM.
  • TESTING
  • TETRAGRAMMATON.
  • TETRATEUCH.
  • TEXTUAL CRITICISM
  • THEFT AND DEPRIVATION OF PROPERTY
  • THEOGONY.
  • THEOLOGY OF THE PENTATEUCH
  • THEOMACHY.
  • THEOPHANY
  • TÔLĚDÔT,.
  • TORAH.
  • TOWER OF BABEL.
  • TOWN.
  • TRADITIO-HISTORICAL CRITICISM
  • TRADITIONSGESCHICHTE.
  • TRANSCENDENCE OF GOD.
  • TRANSPORTATION.
  • TRAVEL AND TRANSPORTATION
  • TREE OF KNOWLEDGE OF GOOD AND EVIL.
  • TREE OF LIFE.
  • TRIBES OF ISRAEL.
  • ÜBERLIEFERUNGSGESCHICHTE.
  • UNCLEAN.
  • UNLEAVENED BREAD, FEAST OF.
  • U, V
  • UR
  • URIM AND THUMMIM.
  • USURY.
  • UTNAPISHTIM.
  • VILLAGE.
  • VISIONS.
  • W, X, Y, Z
  • WANDERING IN WILDERNESS.
  • WAR CAMP.
  • WARFARE
  • WEALTH AND POVERTY
  • WEEKS, FEAST OF.
  • WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
  • WHEAT.
  • WIDOW
  • WILDERNESS, DESERT
  • WOMEN
  • WONDERS.
  • WORLDVIEW.
  • WORSHIP.
  • WRATH.
  • WRITING
  • YAHWEH.
  • YAHWIST.
  • YHWH.
  • YOM KIPPUR.
  • ZEBULUN
  • ZELOPHEHAD, DAUGHTERS OF
  • ZIPPORAH.
  • ZIUSUDRA.
  • ZOOLOGY
  • Maps