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Mound of Buried Cities
Tel
Walls of a hole
Balk
Pick, Turea, Hand Pick, Trowel, brushes
Tools
Broken piece of pottery
Shard
Pottery Piece with writing
Ostracon
Stone monument with carving
Stele
Anything that shows evidence of being altered by man
artifact
Most commonly used method of dating
Pottery Typology
The Old Testament covers how many years?
1000
None of these were found because they were on perishable material, codex book form
Originals of OT
Wedge Writing was called
Cuneiform
Earliest form of writing in Mesopotamia
Pictograph
OT written on animal skins made into scrolls called...
Vellum
The dead sea scrolls were copied by the ____ in the 2nd century
essenenes
The ______ copied the Hebrew text in 9th century AD, they also contributed vowels
Masoretes
Original languages of OT
Hebrew and Aramaic
Septuagint (LXX) means 70 was in what language
Greek
Truth and information originating from God and made known by divine self-discipline
Revelation
God coming through the mind of the author
Inspiration
Influence of the Holy Spirit as a believer reads the inspired revelation
Illumination
Babylonian Account of Creation
Enuma Elish
Hebrew Word for Created out of Nothing
Bara
Gilgamesh Epic and Sumerian King list gave evidence of ______
the flood
Staged towers, 25 have been found, could have been the same kind as Babel
Ziggurat
Main highway to the fertile crescent
Via Maris
The land bridge of 3 continents
Canaan
Most biblical events happened in the
Hill Country
These people were advanced in writing and math, invented cuneiform
Sumerians
These people overpowered the Sumerians and Sargon the great developed the 1st world empire
Akkadians
Hagar gave birth to ______ a son of Abraham
Ishmael
These people conquered Egypt and brought with them Chariots, improved Armor
Hyksos
the princess who raised moses could have been
Hatshepset
This custom says the marriage of the next oldest brother to a widowed sister in law
Levirate Custom
Wife of Moses
Zipporah
Hebrew Word for Lord, comes from verb "to be"
Tetragrammaton
the 10th plague with the angel of death was an attack on this system of the Edyptians
Primogeniture
The law is called the
Torah
8 law codes have been found, all of them are if-then laws, or ______ laws
casuistic
These type of laws were only found in the Bible
Apodictic laws (moral demand laws)
This code of laws was harsh, guilty compared to the Bible
Hammurabit Code
The Biblical law, or _____ was merciful, innocent, answer to God
Mosaic Law
This word can mean thousand or clan-family
eleph
As a result of serpants, a bronze serpant is created called a ____
Nehushtan
King Balak of Moab wants Isreal cursed, so he hires ______
Baalam
Moses dies on
Mount Nebo
Caanan had no unity because it was made up of
City States
Caananites chief God was_____
Baal
A stone monument is called a
Cairn
There is a ____ marked on Jericho, meaning it is devoted to God but cursed for them
Herem
This man violated the Curse on Jericho, and caused the defeat at AI
Achan
These people were local champions, magistrates, political and military leaders
judges
Left handed Judge who killed the Moabite King Eglon
Ehud
Only woman judge
Deborah
Sisera is killed by _____ who uses a tent peg
Jael
______, son of Gideon killed his brothers in order to be king, but is mortally wounded by a woman
Abimelech
He made a rash vow which involved sacrificing his daughter
Jephthah
She represents common people at time of judges
Ruth
This was an example of religious apostacy and idolatry at the end of Judges
Micah and his shrine
This led to vivil war, shocked the tribes of Israel into national unity against the benjaminites
Sex Crime of Gibeah