From: Ted Mann (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Mon Jun 11 2001 - 17:00:44 EDT
In Mt. 2:4, whereas the NASB, NIV, etc., translate EPUQAVETO as "he asked,"
or "inquired," I notice the KJV has "demanded," which produces quite a
different sense to me. Is "demanded," a less apt translation or is this
only a matter of changes in the English language over a span of 400 years?
Would "demand" have meant "ask" to 17th-century readers? Many thanks.
Dr. Theodore H. Mann
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