Python helper tools for Hebrew characters

The following Python code will generate a python module called hebrew_dict.py that contains a dict called hebrew that has the unicode names and chars for the Hebrew codeset stored as key-value pairs. Compatibility Python 2.7:…

Creating Maps

Grasping the geography of Israel, the levant and surrounding regions is important, but something I find elusive. It really helps me to have, or create, good maps. I recently had reason to put some maps…

Errata for Gesenius 18d, (Donner, 2013)

Donner, H. (2013). Wilhelm Gesenius: Hebräisches und Aramäisches Handwörterbuch über das Alte Testament (18 ed.). Berlin: Springer. This is an excellent lexicon, and the death of Herbert Donner only recently (2016) is very sad for…