2.71. Targums

“The Aramaic word for ‘translation.’ ”1 “Any of several Aramaic translations or paraphrasings of the Old Testament.”2

Notes

1 Martin Gilbert, The Illustrated Atlas of Jewish Civilization (New York, NY: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1990), 34.

2 American Heritage Online Dictionary, Ver. 3.0A, 3rd ed. (Houghton Mifflin, 1993).