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Charles in The Book of the Secrets 0/ Enoch (Oxford, 1896), p. Jerome simply adopted the old Latin version of the book ; see pp. LIV below), that he was an Essene, are, to say the least, not convincing. Quorum priorem Hebraicum repperi, non Ecclesiasticum ut apud Latinos, sed Parabolas praenotatum, cui jun'cti erant Ecclesiastes et Canticum Canticorum, ut similitudinem Salomonis non solum librorum numero, sed etiam materiarum genere coaequaret.' S. 2) to Aristotle and the doctrine of the eternity of matter, and that even Spinoza was perhaps influenced by Sirach (xliv. These suggestions, as well as the inference (from the Aramaic form of the proverb, No. In the course of his defence he quotes seven (or rather eight, see note 2 below) genuine sayings of Sirach 4 in classical Hebrew, so that it may be concluded that the book was at his disposal in the tenth century. He says Ben lrai's book of Wisdom is analogous to Ecclesiastes, while lien Sira resembles the book of Proverbs. In answer to this accusation S e adyah l states that these additions to the text are found also in copies of Ben Sira, in the book of the Wisdom of Eleazar ben Irai (Iri -), and in the scroll of the Hasmoncans 3 . Irai, S'adyah also quotes two other sentences in classical Hebrew, hut not in so easy a style as most of Sirach. 11) TOGETHER WITH THE EARLY v/ERSIONS AND AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWED BY THE QUOTATIONS FROM BEN SIRA IN RAP.

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we have carefully restricted conjecture to its narrowest limits. Usually, indeed, the meaning is clear ; but passages occur which, from whatever cause, are obscure, and we cannot feel confident that we have seized the sense of all of them. ) in the translation indicates doubt either as to the reading or the rendering. In the present edition we give : — (a) The Hebrew text, with the marginal notes and glosses arranged as in the MS.- (b) The English translation of the Hebrew, adopting as far as possible the diction of the revised version of the O. (c) The Syriac version (which was made from the Hebrew), according to Lagarde's edition, a blank space indicating that the translator, or copyist, omitted a passage, (d) The Greek translation, according to Dr. Brightman, Librarian of the Pusey House, read the Latin. We feel, however, specially grateful to the Regius Professor of Hebrew, Dr. He revised the translation throughout, besides being entirely responsible for the glossary, with the note appended, and almost every page of the book owes something to the judgement and accuracy which he has been always ready to expend upon it. s The well-known passage in his preface to the translation of the books of Solomon is as follows: ' Fcrtur et navaperos Jesu filii Sirach liber et alius yp-iv&eniyimcjins, qui Sapicntia Salomonis inscribitur. He contends further that Sirach has an allusion (i. The same scholar" also finds traces of the influence of Sirach' (ii. 10 and n) in the hymn 9 for the outgoing of the Sabbath. xix1, ascribed in the Talmud to Hen Sira and found in the Creek version, is quoted by S e adyah (op. No doubt it might be said, though the supposition is not very- probable, that all the quotations from Sirach were made from memory, and that they were derived from oral tradition. Although the leaf is mutilated in places, the parts which are still intact are abundantly sufficient to show the character and style of the composition, and to convince critics that the text is original and not a translation. Schechter rightly adds : ' Its correspondence with the versions changes almost in every line, agreeing in some places with the Greek, in others with the Syriac. These fragments cannot be part of the copy mentioned by S e adyah, since they are not provided with vowel-points or accents, and also because the writing is not of the tenth century, but of the end of the eleventh 3 at the earliest, as may be seen from the facsimiles. does not seem to us to have been written by a Qaraite. We have noted, lastly, the more important places in which the language is coloured by reminiscences of the Old Testament. It stands throughout on an altogether higher level than that, for instance, of Chronicles, Ecclesiastes, or the Hebrew 1 The relative t' never occurs; the imperfect with 1 consecutive occurs frequently; the perfect with 1 consecutive in 42, l°. Its value for comparative purposes is further lessened by the translator's tendency to paraphrase, as is the case also with the Syriac. The Alphabets 1 , though a late and unedifying compilation -, survived, whilst Ecclesiasticus was completely neglected. Adler from Persia, probably translated from the Constantinople edition (see below, p. (h) Some specimens of attempted restorations of the original Hebrew by modern scholars confronted with our text. did not allow of what seemed the obvious word, or some letter such as 7, f, or P was excluded; see e.g. T.) cases will be found in which a purer reading has been preserved by one or other of the early versions ; but a detailed comparison of the Hebrew text and the versions, and a discussion of their comparative merits, must, we think, be left to a commentary, as well as to a time when, we may hope, more of the original shall have been recovered. The uncertain condition of the Greek text is well illustrated by Hatch 2 , and will strike the reader on even a slight examination. first), we only refer to the numbers in our list of proverbs with which it agrees, ignoring the rest as alien to Sirach. (The Bodleian copy is defective.) For the other editions, see Stcinschneider's Catalogus Librontm Hebraeorum in Bibttotheca Bodleiana, Berolini, 1852-1860; and Zedner's Catalogue 0/ Hebrew Books in the British Museum (London, 1867), with Van Straalen's Supplement (1894).

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