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by Jody A. Rinas
May 4th, 2020, 11:57 am
Forum: Teaching and Learning Greek
Topic: Learning Koine Biblical Greek for a native French speaker
Replies: 6
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Re: Learning Koine Biblical Greek for a native French speaker

Thanks, Stirling, for all the links. Much to explore and work with here. I like the look of the Fr-Grk diglot. I have in hand a compact Diogenes Taschenbuch "Tetraglotton": Lat-Grk-Ger-Eng. I call it a quadglot. Maybe Meyendorff & Maximus are not "thingstocatchuponduringquarantine...
by Jody A. Rinas
May 1st, 2020, 11:52 am
Forum: Teaching and Learning Greek
Topic: Learning Koine Biblical Greek for a native French speaker
Replies: 6
Views: 695

Learning Koine Biblical Greek for a native French speaker

If French were my mother tongue, and English my second language in which I have decent fluency... I am planning on going to seminary and need to learn Koine before I arrive. I would have someone to guide me via distance learning, but I am required to exercise some self-discipline and work through th...
by Jody A. Rinas
December 13th, 2015, 3:39 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Mt.28:17 οἱ δὲ ἐδίστασαν
Replies: 6
Views: 1169

Re: Mt.28:17 οἱ δὲ ἐδίστασαν

I'm too late to be helpful but I'll post anyway.
ἐδίστασαν is not a NT hapax but a "twopax." The verb occur earlier in Matthew 14:31. I'll offer up that, in both verses, it means that first Peter and later the 11 "doubted" what Jesus was going to do.

Jody
by Jody A. Rinas
March 9th, 2013, 2:37 pm
Forum: Lexicons
Topic: Aesop references in BAGD
Replies: 3
Views: 2301

Aesop references in BAGD

I'm looking for an expert on abbreviations in BAGD. Checking on p.422, in the left-hand column under KATESQIW, in section 2. About halfway down, there is a reference to Aesop's Fables: Aesop., Fab. 169 P.=304 H. 169 P. is a reference to the numbering in the Perry Index. So what kind of cross-referen...

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