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The relevance of certain Semiticisms in the Gothic New Testament

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The relevance of certain Semiticisms in the Gothic New Testament. / Wolfe, Brendan N.

In: NOWELE | North-Western European Language Evolution, Vol. 71, No. 2, 01.09.2018, p. 249-256.

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Wolfe, BN 2018, 'The relevance of certain Semiticisms in the Gothic New Testament', NOWELE | North-Western European Language Evolution, vol. 71, no. 2, pp. 249-256. https://doi.org/10.1075/nowele.00015.wol

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Wolfe, B. N. (2018). The relevance of certain Semiticisms in the Gothic New Testament. NOWELE | North-Western European Language Evolution, 71(2), 249-256. https://doi.org/10.1075/nowele.00015.wol

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Wolfe BN. The relevance of certain Semiticisms in the Gothic New Testament. NOWELE | North-Western European Language Evolution. 2018 Sep 1;71(2):249-256. https://doi.org/10.1075/nowele.00015.wol

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Wolfe, Brendan N. / The relevance of certain Semiticisms in the Gothic New Testament. In: NOWELE | North-Western European Language Evolution. 2018 ; Vol. 71, No. 2. pp. 249-256.

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