Re: Greek Equivalent to a Hebrew Word

Kevin W. Woodruff (
Fri, 24 May 1996 16:43:06 -0400 (EDT)

Dear Jerry:

The LXX renders "hayil" in Proverbs 31:10 as "andreian" which means "manly,
heroic, brave" and oddly enough is used of women in I Clement 55:3

At 05:42 PM 5/23/96 +0000, you wrote:
>Esteemed Scholars,
> Could someone give me the Greek equivalent to the Hebrew word
>translated "noble character" in Prov. 31:10, and if it is used in the
>NT? The Hebrew is "hayil". Much thanks.
>Jerry C. Wong
Kevin W. Woodruff
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