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- September 15th, 2020, 2:18 pm
- Forum: Beginners Forum
- Topic: Please help me to identify the letters in greek
- Replies: 12
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Another: "τῷ ςεναγμῷ τῶν οωτερίαν ουνεξευγμένην" - Here I did found that he was quoting Nazianzen and I found who was Gregory Nazianzen but from which of Nazianzen's books is he quoting? Not sure because of the misspellings. The first and the thrid word are ok. The second one I was able to find it ...
- September 6th, 2020, 11:15 am
- Forum: Cool Stuff
- Topic: Map of Roman Empire in Greek
- Replies: 2
- Views: 145
Check out this map of the Roman Empire in AD 117 with Greek names ! I first saw it posted here . It appears to be the work of this wikipedia contributor . It appears to be a translation of this map . I only checked a few of the names to verify that they were actually Ancient Greek names, not just M...
I had Greek in Bible College and seminary but that we nearly 40 years ago! I want to get back into it and this looks like a great site to do that. You might try the "Daily Dose of Greek" (free, 2 minutes per day) , sign on at https://dailydoseofgreek.com/ . At present it is going through John's Gos...
- August 4th, 2020, 11:13 am
- Forum: Grammar Questions
- Topic: Romans 1:1. Own translation. Grammar check
- Replies: 18
- Views: 821
Thank you Barry, (1) Yes, I understood the “problem”. I am glad I am on track, so far. … The context is interesting (!), but I am not presenting my interpretation here. (I can speak in some depth about how “into” makes perfect sense, in the context…) (2) I recall many steps in the decision to trans...
- June 9th, 2020, 11:04 am
- Forum: New Testament
- Topic: Form of the Word Πολύς in Matthew 24:12
- Replies: 3
- Views: 265
Matthew 24:12: "Καὶ διὰ τὸ πληθυνθῆναι τὴν ἀνομίαν ψυγήσεται ἡ ἀγάπη τῶν πολλῶν ." The majority of Bible translations which I have checked render the last word as “many,” whereas there are also many translations which use the comparative form “most.” At least two translations render the word as “gr...
I just found some graphic novels of various Ancient Greek stories by Magda van Tilburg. This link is to a section from Herodotus ( History Book II.121) called "the smart thief": https://booxalive.nl/de-slimme-dief/ . It looks like there are four Greek stories available for free to read! Looks fun, ...
It was easier to just search for it on the web, because academia wants to do all kinds of extra stuff for me. OFF TOPIC Been using Academia for ages to get articles one at a time. No problems. You just refuse all offers to upgrade. Serious or even semi-serious treatments of language and exegesis ar...
- May 23rd, 2020, 10:56 am
- Forum: Greek Language and Linguistics
- Topic: The 'Lucian Pronunciation' of Koine Greek
- Replies: 24
- Views: 2401
How about introducing yourself to us ?
- May 17th, 2020, 12:28 pm
- Forum: Other
- Topic: In Acts 5:3, what is the function of σε?
- Replies: 33
- Views: 1827
I think he meant Barry (dyslexia of the fingers ?)Jason Hare wrote: ↑May 16th, 2020, 10:42 pmOr, Jeffrey.
Hello! I just officially made my entrance into the world of Biblical Greek, so I likely won't be active for awhile. Even the beginner threads I saw were way over my head! I would enjoy getting to the point where I could read the Bible in Greek and experience it a little bit closer to the way those ...