871RE: [lxx] Old Latin/Vetus Latina
- May 5, 2004
In the Fischer/Weber et al. volume (Biblia Sacra iuxta vulgatam versionem) they are printed on facing pages, the LXX on the left, and the Hebrew on the right.
From: Chris B. [mailto:chris@...]
Sent: Wednesday, May 05, 2004 5:46 PM
Subject: Re: [lxx] Old Latin/Vetus Latina
James Miller wrote:
>In other words, the text of the Psalms as found in any Vulgate edition is
>going to be very close to the old latin - maybe as close as you can get
>in a version that's readily available.
Jerome made two translations of the Psalms - one from the Septuagint,
and one from the Hebrew. I'm not sure which one is usually published. I
presume the Hebrew, but I seem to remember that the Septuagint version
also became very popular.
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