Luther's translation of αἰών/αἰώνιος

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Yama Ploskonka
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Re: Luther's translation of αἰών/αἰώνιος

Post by Yama Ploskonka » August 4th, 2020, 5:53 pm

noob disclaimer

I am surprised the English word "aeon" had not been mentioned yet in the discussion as a suitable placeholder for the Greek αιων. Probably just my ignorance would see it as relevant... The corresponding article in Wikipedia is at the least rather entertaining
Of course the German WP article is even more fun in understanding the Greek concept, even mentioning Luther's Welt etc.Äon_(Theologie) (one of these links should work)
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Yama Ploskonka, papermaker since 2016 in Austin, Texas, very noob in Koine stuffs

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