Re: off topic

From: Carl W. Conrad (
Date: Wed Oct 20 1999 - 11:15:34 EDT

At 11:04 AM -0400 10/20/99, Jonathan Robie wrote:
>At 10:12 AM 10/20/99 -0400, Nichael Cramer wrote:
>> "Red and yellow, black and white,
>> they are gracious in his sight..."
>Hmmm my version reads "precious in his sight". Is this due to variant
>readings, or is the same word simply being translated differently?

What? You got by without learning the Greek original? Well, so did I. If
someone has access to the autograph MSS, we could use a little help here!
Someone from the TC list?

Carl W. Conrad
Department of Classics/Washington University
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