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by Bill Ross
November 10th, 2018, 12:26 pm
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: Is κατ’ ὄνομα in 3 John 1:14/15 an idiom?
Replies: 5
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Is κατ’ ὄνομα in 3 John 1:14/15 an idiom?

mGNT 3 John 1:14: εἰρήνη σοι ἀσπάζονταί σε οἱ φίλοι ἀσπάζου τοὺς φίλους κατ’ ὄνομα

Here's a typical translation:

CSB 3 John 1:14: Peace to you. The friends send you greetings. Greet the friends by name.

Is it an idiom? If so, what is the idiom?

Thanks,

Bill Ross
by Bill Ross
June 14th, 2015, 7:47 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Name or title?
Replies: 6
Views: 1135

Re: Name or title?

Tony Pope correctly interpreted my question to relate to whether ὄνομα can be rendered as "title" over BDAG's proposal that when paired with a verb or preposition it refers to a proper name. Context seems to demand it be rendered "title" but I note that the English translators seem to all go with "n...
by Bill Ross
June 2nd, 2015, 8:12 am
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Name or title?
Replies: 6
Views: 1135

Name or title?

In Hebrews 1:4, ονομα is rendered "name" in all of the English translations that I see which is what BDAG has as well. However context seems to strongly suggest that the ονομα that the author has in mind is "son". What gives? The same issue is found in Phil 2:9. . Is the association with a verb or p...

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