By Daniel M. O'Hare
This paintings examines the Vorlage of LXX Ezekiel forty forty eight, arguing that it represents a remodeling of those chapters in gentle of the publication as a complete. the writer applies Skopostheorie, a latest sensible concept of translation, to appreciate the pursuits of translation in LXX Ezekiel forty forty eight, which come with highlighting the space and for this reason authority of the resource textual content, suggesting strategies to difficulties posed by way of the textual content, and updating components of the imaginative and prescient in gentle of Hellenistic tradition. The target of the interpretation used to be either to maintain the authority and to intensify the persuasive strength of those chapters for Hellenistic readers of LXX Ezekiel.
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While such ambiguities are inevitable and widespread, they concern mainly minor divergences, while the target of most scholars’ interests is more substantive variation between the versions. Before such issues can be addressed, however, it is necessary to take up the pressing issue of mechanical and accidental divergences. 24 Difficulty in reading and transmission seems to have been especially pervasive in Ezek 47:13–48:35. Confusion of Similar Letters. The term on the left represents the reading in MT, while the term on the right is what the translator read.
Minneapolis: Fortress, 2001), 333–34; idem, “Recensional Differences between the MT and LXX of Ezekiel,” ETL 62 (1986): 89–101; repr. in The Greek and Hebrew Bible: Collected Essays on the Septuagint (VTSup 72; Leiden: Brill, 1999), 397–410. For discussion of the earlier text of LXX Ezek 7, see Pierre-Maurice Bogaert, “Les deux redactions conserves (LXX et TM) d’Ézéchiel 7,” in Ezekiel and his Book: Textual and Literary Criticism and their Interrelation (ed. Johan Lust; Leuven: Leuven University Press, 1986), 21–47; Johan Lust, “The Use of Textual Witnesses for the Establishment of the Text—The Longer and Shorter Texts of Ezekiel, An Example: Ez 7,” in Ezekiel and his Book: Textual and Literary Criticism and their Interrelation (ed.
Expressive texts emphasize equivalence to the source text primarily on the level of artistic form and meter. Poetry serves as a good example of an expressive text. Finally, operative texts highlight the persuasive elements in the language and formation of the source text. In operative texts, connotative and associative elements are more Reiss, “Adequacy and Equivalence,” 302. Ibid. 87 For these definitions, see Reiß and Vermeer, Grundlegung, 157. , 172–73. 88 Election speeches serve as a handy example of an operative text.