The Gǝʿǝz Version of Philo of Carpasia’s Commentary on Canticle of Canticles 1:2–14a: Introductory Notes

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Abraha, Tedros;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.15.1.658
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | Canticle of Canticles; Tergwame Sälomon; Ge'ez; Gǝ'ǝz; Greek; Philology; Christianity; Manuscripts; Commentary; Philo of Carpasia; Homily; | ddc:090 | ddc:200 | ddc:230 | ddc:400 | ddc:490 | ddc:890

The aim of the paper is to provide an overview of little known Gǝʿǝz texts ascribed to Philo, namely: fragments of a Paschal Homily, a bulky but incomplete commentary on the Pauline Corpus and a fragment of Philo of Carpasia’s commentary on the Canticle of Canticles. Wh... View more