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Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Teacher
TEACHER Teachers conserved the values and academia of a nation and passed them on to each new generation. In OT times the first teachers were often parents (Dt 6:7, 20–25; 11:19–21). Leaders like Moses and Aaron were charged with teaching the people (Lv 10:11), and later the priests and Levites had a
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
Scribe
SCRIBE. In ancient Israel, following the spread of the alphabet, the scribes’ monopoly of writing was broken, but theirs remained an important profession. The words for ‘scribe’ in Heb. (sôp̱ēr, from sāp̱ar, ‘to count, tell’; Pi‘el,‘to recount’), Canaanite (spr) and Akkad. (šapāru, ‘to send’, ‘write’)