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The Taghmical Art or the Art of Expounding Scripture

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Fred
Jan 27, 2013 Fred rated it liked it
What I love about this book can be summed up in one word: Taghmical. Walter Cross was writing about Hebrew cantillation and created an awesome English word out of the Hebrew word טעם (here in the sense of musical accent). Te'amical, in early modern English: Taghmical. And this completely crazy word, never again to be repeated by normal humans has it's very own entry in the Oxford English Dictionary!

I think the parallel might be if some legal writer decided to write a book on Brisker Lomdus and c
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