This volume is the final installment of the English translation of the German Theologisches Wörterbuch zum Alten Testament edited by G. J. Botterweck and H. Ringgren. It covers the Aramaic portion of the German publication. Thus, in some sense, this review is of the German edition as well. This volume, for the most part, is a straightforward translation of the material that was published in 2015 in German with the addition of a few more up-to-date bibliographic entries (p. xx). The reader will have to compare the English edition with the German to note where these updates take place. That will not be covered here.

The edition is edited primarily by Holger Gzella, professor of Hebrew and Aramaic at Leiden University. Gzella has left his mark on this volume more than the editors of the volumes on Hebrew terms, as he authored a large number of entries for this volume...

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