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Edition of the Septuagint by Alfred Rahlfs published in 1935
Septuaginta: id est Vetus Testamentum Graece iuxta LXX interpretes
1935 original edition of the 2 volumes of Alfred Rahlfs' edition of the Septuagint
Alfred Rahlfs' edition of the Septuagint, sometimes called Rahlfs' Septuagint or Rahlfs' Septuaginta, is a critical edition of the Septuagint published for the first time in 1935 by the German philologistAlfred Rahlfs. This edition is the most widely spread edition of the Septuagint.
The full title of this edition is: Septuaginta: id est Vetus Testamentum Graece iuxta LXX interpretes; this edition was first published in 1935, in 2 volumes, by the Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft, in Stuttgart. Many reprints were made later.
The name of the 2006 revision is known as the Rahlfs-Hanhart, after the revisor Robert Hanhart [de].
In 2006 Robert Hanhart [de] edited a revised version of the text, known as the "Editio altera", or "Rahlfs-Hanhart". The text of this revised edition contains only changes in the diacritics and two wording changes in Isaiah 5:17 and 53:2 (Is 5:17 became , and Is 53:2 became by conjecture ?).