Based on the First, Second, and Third Editions of the Koehler-Baumgartner Lexicon in Veteris Testamenti Libros, this abridgment
which eliminates bibliographical references and technical information intended for specialists and judiciously trims biblical citations
provides everything the student needs to translate an Old Testament passage.
Professor William L Holladay emeritus of Old Testament at the Andover Newton Theological School. He received his B.A. degree from the University of California, and graduated (summa cum laude) with a BD degree from the Pacific School of Religion in 1951. His ThD was granted by the University of Leiden in the Netherlands, in 1958.