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date: 17 October 2019

Bennet, Georgelocked

(1750/51–1835)
  • James Mew
  • , revised by Philip Carter

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Bennet, George (1750/51–1835), Hebraist and Presbyterian minister; details of his upbringing and parents are unknown. He passed a great portion of his life in the study of Hebrew and he was well acquainted with the learning of the rabbis, who were in his opinion more accustomed, if not better able, than Christian commentators to interpret the Hebrew ...

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Notes and Queries
R. Watt, , 4 vols. (1824); repr. (1963), (1964), (1965), (1990), (1995)