Dr. Leeor Gottlieb

Bar-Ilan University
Dr. Leeor Gottlieb

Leeor Gottlieb is a lecturer in the Department of Bible at Bar-Ilan University in Israel. Among his teaching interests are Biblical Aramaic, Aramaic Targum and Computer-Assisted Research of the Bible. He devoted his M.A. thesis to textual criticism (supervised by Prof. Emanuel Tov, Hebrew University) and his Ph.D. dissertation to Aramaic Targum (supervised by Prof. Menahem Kister, Hebrew University).

Selected Publications:


“Repetition Due to Homoeoteleuton”, Textus 21 (2002), pp. 21-43;


“Composition of Targums after the Decline of Aramaic as a Spoken Language”, Aramaic Studies 12 (2014), pp. 1-8


* The inner-development of Biblical Hebrew [A Concise Lexicon of Late Biblical Hebrew: Linguistic Innovations in the Writings of the Second Temple Period, in collaboration with A. Hurvitz, Leiden-Boston (Brill Publishing House), 2014], and other topics related to the Hebrew Bible.