Bill Mounce on χρόνος and "glosses"

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Bill Mounce on χρόνος and "glosses"

Post by cwconrad » September 12th, 2011, 1:16 pm

In a blog entry at "Koinonia" today entitled, "How Can “Time” Mean “Delay”? - Rev 10:6" (http://www.koinoniablog.net/2011/09/mounce.html), Bill Mounce comments on an unexpected usage of χρονος in Rev 10:6 and, more importantly, uses this note to call attention to the importance of reading full lexical entries rather than looking for "glosses."
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οὔτοι ἀπ’ ἀρχῆς πάντα θεοὶ θνητοῖς ὑπέδειξαν,
ἀλλὰ χρόνῳ ζητέοντες ἐφευρίσκουσιν ἄμεινον. (Xenophanes, Fragment 16)

Carl W. Conrad
Department of Classics, Washington University (Retired)

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