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William L. Holladay

Samuel Edgar Lowry Professor of Old Testament, Emeritus

B.A., University of California
B.D., Pacific School of Religion
Th.D., University of Leiden, Netherlands


William Holladay is Samuel Edgar Lowry Professor of Old Testament, Emeritus. Before joining the Andover Newton faculty in 1970, he spent seven years as professor of Old Testament at the Near East School of Theology in Beirut, Lebanon. He is editor of a widely used Hebrew and Aramaic lexicon and has published other works on the major prophets.