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by S Walch
December 7th, 2017, 10:11 am
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Why is the Johannine corpus so easy to read?
Replies: 8
Views: 2717

Re: Why is the Johannine corpus so easy to read?

Well, yes, the Johannine smallish word range is probably what makes it seem 'easy' as opposed to say, Titus for instance. But I think that's being grossly unfair to Titus. Yes there's 300 distinct lemmas in the letter, but is it difficult to read? All that's against Titus is vocab - the rest of the ...
by S Walch
November 23rd, 2017, 6:33 am
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Rev 2:13 ο μαρτυς μου, ο πιστος [μου]?
Replies: 9
Views: 2106

Re: Rev 2:13 ο μαρτυς μου, ο πιστος [μου]?

Good quick rundown there, Stirling. Just a few quick mistakes for you to rectify: Rev 10:1: you've not bolded the definite articles before κεφαλὴν/ς Rev 11:3: In SBLG you've bolded προφητεύσουσιν instead of περιβεβλημένοι. Rev 12:8: SBLG seems to have φιλαδελφιαν instead of ουρανω? Plus yes, quite t...
by S Walch
November 21st, 2017, 5:37 am
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Rev 2:13 ο μαρτυς μου, ο πιστος [μου]?
Replies: 9
Views: 2106

Re: Rev 2:13 ο μαρτυς μου, ο πιστος [μου]?

Try looking under Translations in 280 Languages and growing.... :)
by S Walch
November 18th, 2017, 6:15 am
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Rev 2:13 ο μαρτυς μου, ο πιστος [μου]?
Replies: 9
Views: 2106

Re: Rev 2:13 ο μαρτυς μου, ο πιστος [μου]?

Hi Stirling, You may want to read the following by Raija Sollamo: Repetition of the Possessive Pronouns in the Septuagint Essentially, Raija showed that in normal idiomatic Greek writing, the possessive pronoun would either be omitted (as the relation between the subject/object and the possessor was...
by S Walch
October 23rd, 2017, 4:07 pm
Forum: Septuagint and Pseudepigrapha
Topic: Daniel 11:35
Replies: 4
Views: 2914

Re: Daniel 11:35

There is no major difficulty in construing εις ωρας with καιρος, as per the LES: 'an appointed time for a season'. As Biblical Hebrew doesn't have a specific word that means 'hour', the use of the Greek ωρα to translate the Hebrew מועד would be therefore using ωρα as meaning 'time-period, season, ag...
by S Walch
October 6th, 2017, 2:06 pm
Forum: Pronunciation
Topic: Short and long [i]
Replies: 6
Views: 7693

Re: Short and long [i]

There's an interesting blog post in Evangelical Textual Criticism blog. Peter Williams says there was a distinction between short and long [ i ]. http://evangelicaltextualcriticism.blogspot.fi/2017/10/not-in-luke.html What do you say? I would certainly agree. There's also the interesting 'correctio...
by S Walch
September 9th, 2017, 1:15 pm
Forum: Septuagint and Pseudepigrapha
Topic: Psalm 75:11
Replies: 4
Views: 2514

Re: Psalm 75:11

Vice-versa. The LALS "is specifically based on The Lexham Greek-English Interlinear Septuagint: H.B. Swete Edition (Swete LXX)." Ah, as stated in the preface (which I've only just now read) :) I'll admit that I'm not all that thrilled that a lot seems to have been based on an interlinear. Thought w...
by S Walch
September 9th, 2017, 4:15 am
Forum: Septuagint and Pseudepigrapha
Topic: Psalm 75:11
Replies: 4
Views: 2514

Re: Psalm 75:11

The LES is designed to be transparent to the Lexham Greek-English Interlinear Septuagint, which has "inward thought" there. Was it also set to more or less use word-meanings given in the Lexham Analytical Lexicon of the Septuagint, which also has 'inward thought' as the meaning of ἐνθύμιος? Or vice...
by S Walch
August 16th, 2017, 1:00 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Logged out every time
Replies: 26
Views: 22439

Re: Logged out every time

Out of curiosity, are you including the www. when you access the site? Well I'll be darned, that works! As soon as I went to www.ibiblio.org, I was logged in! Went to ibiblio.org, I was logged back out again. Thanks for the tip, Jason! I shall amend my bookmark. Why on earth would it be doing that?...
by S Walch
July 22nd, 2017, 5:41 pm
Forum: Beginners Forum
Topic: Ezekiel 3:2a
Replies: 5
Views: 2243

Re: Ezekiel 3:2a

Yes, it's definitely 'he opened' (διήνοιξεν being 3rd person, singular). That's correct. I somehow have lots of modules in Accordance called LXX-something.... but I don't know the history of them and didn't realize there was a difference (in the Greek). Think most of Accordance's (and Logos') LXX mo...

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