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Key reference Works

Brown, A. Philip, and Bryan W. Smith. A Reader’s Hebrew Bible. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2008. 

Brown, Francis, S. R. Driver, and Charles A. Briggs. A Hebrew and English Lexicon of the Old Testament. Reprint, Peabody: Hendrickson, 1996. (=BDB) 

Cook, John and Robert D. Holmstedt, Beginning Biblical Hebrew: A Grammar and Illustrated Reader. Baker, 2013. (=BBH)

Elliger, Karl, and Walter Rudolph, eds. Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia. Stuttgart: Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft, 1984 and later. (=BHS)

Holladay, William L., ed. A Concise Hebrew and Aramaic Lexicon of the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1971. 

Koehler, Ludwig, Walter Baumgartner, and Johann Jakob Stamm. The Hebrew and Aramaic Lexicon of the Old Testament. Translated by M. E. J. Richardson. 2 vol. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 2002. (=HALOT)

Owens, John Joseph. Analytical Key to the Old Testament, 4 vols. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1989. 

Ross, Allen P. Introducing Biblical Hebrew. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2001. 

Waltke, Bruce K., and M. O’Connor. An Introduction to Biblical Hebrew Syntax. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 1990. 



Armstrong, Terry A., Douglas L. Busby, and Cyril F. Carr. A Reader’s Hebrew-English Lexicon of the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1989. 

Fields, Lee M. Hebrew for the Rest of Us: Using Hebrew Tools without Mastering Biblical Hebrew. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2008.

Garrett, Duane A. A Modern Grammar for Classical Hebrew. Nashville: Broadman and Holman, 2002. 

Greenberg, Moshe. Introduction to Hebrew. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1965.

Kelley, Page H. Biblical Hebrew: An Introductory Grammar. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1992. 

Lambdin, Thomas O. Introduction to Biblical Hebrew. New York: Scribners, 1971.

LaSor, William S. Handbook of Biblical Hebrew. 2 vols. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1978–79.

Pratico, Gary D., and Miles V. Van Pelt. Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar. Grand Rapids:  Zondervan, 2001.

Pratico, Gary D., and Miles V. Van Pelt. Basics of Biblical Hebrew Workbook. Grand Rapids:  Zondervan, 2001.

Seow, C. L. A Grammar for Biblical Hebrew. Rev. ed. Nashville: Abingdon, 1995.

Vasholz, Robert I. Hebrew Exercises: A Programmed Approach. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1981.

Webster, Brian L. The Cambridge Introduction to Biblical Hebrew. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

Weingreen, Jacob. A Practical Grammar for Classical Hebrew. Oxford: Clarendon, 1959.