Geoffrey Allan KHAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1958-02-01
Education SOAS Univ of London (BA, PhD)
Books & Publications Studies in Semitic Syntax (1988), Karaite Bible Manuscripts from the Cairo Genizah (1990), Arabic Papyri: Selected material from the Khalili Collection (1992), Arabic Legal and Administrative Documents in the Cambridge Genizah Collections (1993), Bills, Letters and Deeds. Arabic Papyri of the Seventh-Eleventh Centuries (1993), A Grammar of Neo-Aramaic (1999), The Early Karaite Tradition of Hebrew Grammatical Thought (2000), Early Karaite Grammatical Texts (2001), Exegesis and Grammar in Medieval Karaite Texts (2002), The Neo-Aramaic Dialect of Qaraqosh (2002), The Karaite Tradition of Hebrew Grammatical Thought in its Classical Form (2003), The Jewish Neo-Aramaic Dialect of Sulemaniyya and Halabja (2004), Arabic Documents from Early Islamic Khurasan (2007), Neo-Aramaic Dialect Studies (2008), The Neo-Aramaic Dialect of Barwar, 3 Vols (2008), The Jewish Neo-Aramaic Dialect of Urmi (2009), The Jewish Neo-Aramaic Dialect of Sanandaj (2010), Semitic Languages: An International Handbook (jt ed, 2011), Studies on the Text and Versions of the Hebrew Bible in Honour of Robert Gordon (jt ed, 2011), A Short Introduction to the Masoretic Hebrew Bible and its Reading Tradition (2012), The Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics (ed-in-chief, 4 vols, 2013); also author of numerous articles and reviews in learned jls
Recreations mountain walking
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Geoffrey Khan, FBA
Career research assoc Taylor-Schechter Genizah Research Unit 1987-93 (research asst 1983-87); Univ of Cambridge: lectr in Hebrew and Aramaic (Semitic languages) 1993-99, prof of Semitic philology 2002- (reader 1999-2002), Regius prof of Hebrew 2012-; Lidzbarski Gold Medal for Semitic Philology 2004; fell Inst for Advanced Studies Jerusalem 1990-91, hon fell Acad of the Hebrew Language 2011; FBA 1998
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