Baker Academic has a brand new website! Click Here To Visit:

Linguistics for Students of New Testament Greek, 2nd Edition

A Survey of Basic Concepts and Applications

Cover Art Request Exam Copy

Where to Purchase

More Options


Introduces Greek students to the field of linguistics and shows how its findings can increase their understanding of the New Testament.

The Author

  1. David Alan Black

    David Alan Black

    David Alan Black (DTheol, University of Basel) is senior professor of New Testament and Greek and Dr. M. O. Owens Jr. Chair of New Testament Studies at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina. He is the author of...

    Continue reading about David Alan Black


Review of first edition:

"In producing this first-class practical introduction to the complexities of New Testament Greek, Black has succeeded in making sense of the many arbitrary rules of old-fashioned textbooks, and has shown how the insights of linguistics can make the learning of Greek not only much easier but also more thorough and systematic."--Eugene A. Nida