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Capernaum, third century CE. Inscription on Synagogue Column. Dedicatory.

Transcription

Ἡρώδης Μοκίμου καὶ Ἰοῦστοςυἱὸς ἅμα τοῖςτέκνοις ἔκτισαντὸν κίονα

Translation

Herod son of Mo[ki]/mos (or: Monimos) and Justus / his son together with the / children erec/ted / the column

Diplomatic

[no diplomatic]

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:

Languages

Greek

Dimensions

H: 48 cm; W: 32 cm; D: —

Date

200 CE to 300 CE

Current location

Capernaum

Figures

No figures described.

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Roth-Gerson, Lea. The Greek Inscriptions from the Synagogues in Eretz-Israel. Yerushalayim: Yad Yitshak Ben-Tsvi, 1987.
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Source of transcription

  • Roth-Gerson, Lea. The Greek Inscriptions from the Synagogues in Eretz-Israel. Yerushalayim: Yad Yitshak Ben-Tsvi, 1987.
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Source of translation

  • Roth-Gerson, Lea. The Greek Inscriptions from the Synagogues in Eretz-Israel. Yerushalayim: Yad Yitshak Ben-Tsvi, 1987.
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Other sources

  • Hüttenmeister, Frowald, and Gottfried Reeg. “Die Antiken Synagogen in Israel.” In Beihefte Zum Tübinger Atlas Des Vorderen Orients: Reihe B (Geisteswissenschaften); Nr. 12, 1st ed. Wiesbaden: Dr. Ludwig Reichert, 1977.
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  • Orfali, Gaudenzio. “Une Nouvelle Inscription Grecque Decouverte a Capharnaum.” Journal of the Palestine Oriental Society 6 (1926): 159–63.
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  • Rosen, Chaim B. “A ‘Mis-Spelled’ Word Corrected in a Greek Inscription at Capharnaum.” Bulletin of the Israel Exploration Society 16, no. 1–2 (1951): 58–59.
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  • Frey, Jean Baptiste. Corpus Inscriptionum Iudaicarum. Vol. II (Asie-Afrique). Roma: Pontificio Istituto di Archeologia Cristiana, 1952.
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  • Lifshitz, Baruch. Donateurs et fondateurs dans les synagogues juives: Répertoire des dédicaces grecques relatives à la construction et à la réfection des synagogues. Cahiers de la Revue biblique 7. Paris: Gabalda, 1967.
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  • Klein, Samuel, ed. Sefer ha-Yishuv. ha-Hevrah ha-E.Y. le-Historiyah ve-Etnografiyah; Mosad Bialik ’a.y.        “Devir,” 1939.
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