Re: Lexicon

From: Kevin W. Woodruff (
Date: Thu Aug 14 1997 - 08:35:31 EDT

It means that it is small enough to be held in the hand.

At 05:34 PM 8/13/97 -0400, you wrote:
>At 04:54 PM 8/13/97 -0400, Kevin W. Woodruff wrote:
>>I think That George Abbott-Smith's Lexicon is a good half-way house between
>>BAGD and Newman's little dictionary. (Although I think that second-yar
>>studnets need to know how to use BAGD).
>>Abbott-Smith, George. _A Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament._ 3rd ed.
>>Edinburgh: T. & T. Clarke, 1937.
>What does the word "manual" mean in this context? What is a manual lexicon?
>Jonathan Robie
>POET Software, 3207 Gibson Road, Durham, N.C., 27703

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