Transcription of the Great Isaiah Scroll.
Page 32: Isaiah 38:8 - 40:2

The lines here correspond to to the same lines in the actual scroll the test is 14 point type Chapters are marke with Roman numerals. Letters and words edited by a scribe above the line to correct the text are in nine point type and missing and doubtful letters are in eleven point type . 4 to 5 letter spaces between words mark the verses. These do not always appear in the text. [] equals an omission. x underline is a cross out, erasure or write over or ink blot. Compare comments on text in my CD for different readings. sic indicates a spatium in the text not related to current verse. A dot in a letter indicates some other obscure mark associated. A dotted letter indicates the scribe dotted the letter to show a mistake. Lines 12 and 13: {..} marks a repetition mistake. Words between lines 14 and 15 are written in the margin of the scroll. A scratch out in line 16.

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