Re: Words

From: D Mealand (
Date: Tue Sep 26 1995 - 12:52:32 EDT

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Date: 26 Sep 95 16:28:40 BST
From: D Mealand <>
Subject: Re: Words
To: Bart Ehrman <>
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Kenny A. (1986) A Stylometric Study of the New Testament (Oxford:
he has several different counts plus the explanation that some wrds might be
single double or triple so there is no absolute answer

e.g. on p. 15 he says how do you count Simon Bar Jonah

Morgenthaler did a hand count on an old Nestle text, Davison
used the Friberg and Friberg e-version of UBS for his figures.
    138,019 for Davison using Friberg & Friberg acc. Kenny p.14

D used UBS text from them.

In haste

David M.

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