Re: Two accents in one word??

From: Lou Schwing (
Date: Mon Jan 06 1997 - 19:21:28 EST

At 5:33 AM 1/6/97, Carlton Winbery wrote:

>Jim Beale wrote;
>>Both the 3rd edition and the 4th ed. of the UBS GNT has the form
>>PNEU/MATI/ in Romans 1:9. This couldn't possibly be correct, could
>Jim, the rule of accent is that if a word with an acute on the antepenult
>(third from last syllable) or a circumflex on the penult (second from
>last), it receives a second accent (acute) on the ultima (last syllable).

But why isn't this usage universal? For example, Mark 1:8?


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