The Book of Jonah — יוֹנָה

 

 

 

 

Resources for the Book of Jonah

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Audio and Textual Resources

 

 

 Audio Resources for יוֹנָה

 

 

 Textual and Lexical Resources for יוֹנָה

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Jonah 1:1–3 • 1:4–6 • 1:7–10 • 1:11–16

Jonah 2:1–3a • 2:3b–5 • 2:6–7 • 2:8–11

Jonah 3:1–4 • 3:5–10

Jonah 4:1–5 • 4:6–9 • 4:10–11

 

Audio — Regular Speed

The Book of Jonah

• Jonah 1–4

• or via Audio Scriptures International

 

The Book of Jonah — by chapter

• Jonah 1 • 2 • 3 • 4

• or via Academy of Ancient Languages • Jonah • 1 • 2 • 3 • 4

• or via Audio Scriptures International

 

The Book of Jonah — by passage

• Jonah 1:1–3 • 1:4–6 • 1:7–10 • 1:11–16

• Jonah 2:1–3a • 2:3b–5 • 2:6–7 • 2:8–11

• Jonah 3:1–4 • 3:5–10

• Jonah 4:1–5 • 4:6–9 • 4:10–11

 

Other Audio Resources

Navigating the Bible II — Jonah

  This website has a number of Hebrew texts being sung. Jonah can be listened to verse by verse by clicking on the audio icon next to each verse or the whole book at once by clicking on the audio icon in the title.

 

 

Hebrew Texts of Jonah

Wideline Text — 1 • 2 • 3 • 4

 

Unpointed Text for pointing practice

 

Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia — BHS (pp. 1031–33)

The BHS is the current scholarly standard of the Hebrew text. Based primarily upon the Leningrad Codex, this version includes the Hebrew Massorah and a textual apparatus for making text-critical judgments.

 

Leningrad Codex — L

• Grayscale Folios (jpg) — 312v • 313r • 313v

• Black and White for Printing • pdf

 

Text Criticism for Jonah by Philip Poots

  This is quite a nice resource. This HTML file provides the complete textual apparatus of the BHS for the book of Jonah. By hovering over a word or symbol, a popup window translates the Latin abbreviations and identifies the textual witnesses.

 

Greek Text of Jonah

Rahlf's Septuagint — LXX

 

Translation Resources for Jonah

Translation Helps (updated weekly)

 

The NET Bible — pdf

• This is the New English Translation of Jonah, a translation available for online viewing and downloading at http://www.bible.org/netbible/ (make sure to also download the fonts so you can view the Hebrew and Greek characters http://www.bible.org/download/biblescript/bssw.htm).

• One of the real strengths of the NET Bible are the extensive translator notes that include lexical and exegetical discussions of Hebrew words and idioms, etc.

 

Lexical Resources for Jonah

Einspahr’s Index to Brown, Driver, and Briggs Hebrew Lexicon

 

Hebrew Word Lists

• This document contains all of the Hebrew words that occur in the Book of Jonah along with their basic definitions and frequencies. This data has been layed out in three separate word lists, the only difference between the lists being the sorting order.

 

The Structure of Jonah
Hebrew Poetry and Jonah 2

  Visually presents the overall bipartite structure of Jonah and more specifically of Jonah 2:3–10 in light of how it reflects the regularities of Hebrew poetry.

 

Jonah 1:1–3

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Passage

• 1:1–3

 

Verses

• 1:1

• 1:2

• 1:3

 

Jonah 1:4–6

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Passage

• 1:4–6

 

Verses

• 1:4

• 1:5

• 1:6

 

Jonah 1:7–10

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Passage

• 1:7–10

 

Verses

• 1:7

• 1:8

• 1:9

• 1:10

 

Jonah 1:11–16

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Passage

• 1:11–16

 

Verses

• 1:11

• 1:12

• 1:13

• 1:14

• 1:15

• 1:16

 

Jonah 2:1–3a

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Passage

• 2:1–3a

 

Verses

• 2:1

• 2:2–3a

 

Jonah 2:3b–5

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Passage

• 2:3b–5

 

Verses

• 2:3b

• 2:4

• 2:5

 

Jonah 2:6–7

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Passage

• 2:6–7

 

Verses

• 2:6

• 2:7

 

Jonah 2:8–11

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Passage

• 2:8–11

 

Verses

• 2:8

• 2:9

• 2:10

• 2:11

 

Jonah 3:1–4

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Passage

• 3:1–4

 

Verses

• 3:1

• 3:2

• 3:3

• 3:4

 

Jonah 3:5–10

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Passage

• 3:5–10

 

Verses

• 3:5

• 3:6

• 3:7

• 3:8

• 3:9

• 3:10

 

Jonah 4:1–5

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Passage

• 4:1–5

 

Verses

• 4:1

• 4:2

• 4:3

• 4:4

• 4:5

 

Jonah 4:6–9

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Passage

• 4:6–9

 

Verses

• 4:6

• 4:7

• 4:8

• 4:9

 

Jonah 4:10–11

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Passage

• 4:10–11

 

Verses

• 4:10

• 4:11

 

 

Online Resources

The Interactive Hebrew Text Project

This sight is still under construction, and only works with Microsoft Internet Explorer. At present the only texts available are parts of Deuteronomy and Jonah, but the semantic analysis is worth the effort of taking a look.

 

The Book of Jonah @ iTanakh

A few fulltext articles on Jonah at “iTanakh: Resources for Academic Study,” a site hosted by Pepperdine University.

 

 

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