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by MAubrey
June 16th, 2019, 4:15 pm
Forum: Lexicons
Topic: Resource for finding Greek roots
Replies: 2
Views: 4385

Re: Resource for finding Greek roots

There are published dictionaries of varying quality for just this purpose. A Indo-European linguist, Matthew Scarborough, has an excellent site surveying them and their usefulness/accuracy. https://consultingphilologist.wordpress.com/indo-european-etymological-dictionaries/ Also: it looks like you n...
by MAubrey
June 6th, 2019, 3:08 pm
Forum: Greek Language and Linguistics
Topic: Romans 10:10 and impersonal "passives"
Replies: 13
Views: 6931

Re: Romans 10:10 and impersonal "passives"

The glosses "is believed" and "is professed" would be fine renderings of a perfect medio-passive, but it isn't a very good translation of a present.
by MAubrey
May 28th, 2019, 1:21 pm
Forum: Pragmatics and Discourse
Topic: PhD thesis - Rudolph - Reclaiming γαρ
Replies: 18
Views: 6617

Re: PhD thesis - Rudolph - Reclaiming γαρ

The best place to check if an academic work is cited is https://scholar.google.com If you search for "Reclaiming Γάρ" there, you'll get two hits, the thesis from 2014 and a book chapter by the same author from 2017. None of them have any citations (although the book chapter should have cited the th...
by MAubrey
May 16th, 2019, 1:59 pm
Forum: Word Meanings
Topic: Does κόσμος in the NT connect with the OT usage?
Replies: 13
Views: 6430

Re: Does κόσμος in the NT connect with the OT usage?

Jason Hare wrote:
May 16th, 2019, 11:23 am
Just in case someone doesn't have JSTOR access but might have access to articles through another medium:
If you sign up for an individual JSTOR account you can access up to three articles online each month. Not great for doing research, but better than nothing.
by MAubrey
May 16th, 2019, 1:58 pm
Forum: Grammars
Topic: Cambridge Grammar of Classical Greek
Replies: 4
Views: 4844

Cambridge Grammar of Classical Greek

I wrote up some first impressions of the now published Cambridge Grammar of Classical Greek.

I like it.

https://koine-greek.com/2019/05/12/camb ... pressions/
by MAubrey
May 12th, 2019, 4:47 pm
Forum: Septuagint and Pseudepigrapha
Topic: 2 Maccabees 3:11 Gottingen text
Replies: 5
Views: 3501

Re: 2 Maccabees 3:11 Gottingen text

οὐχ ὡς is the Logos edition, too.

I'm not well versed in parsing the Gottingen apparatus, but here's what it says:
pr. και L′−62 46-52 58 311 LaXBM Sy | ὡς διαβάλλων ἦν] ουτως διαβαλλων A; ωσπερ ην διαβαλων L′ (-βολων 19; -βαλλων 542)
Seems legit.
by MAubrey
May 7th, 2019, 3:44 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: 1Peter 3,20 force of the prepositional phrase
Replies: 8
Views: 4388

Re: 1Peter 3,20 force of the prepositional phrase

Correct me if I'm wrong, but boats travel δι᾽ ὕδατος, do they not?

And was not Noah, well, rescued via boat?
by MAubrey
May 6th, 2019, 5:58 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Corpus Linguistics and the Greek of the New Testament
Replies: 2
Views: 3292

Re: Corpus Linguistics and the Greek of the New Testament

I have a copy sitting in a box in a closet somewhere. It's sort of an odd book--a mix of good ideas and bad ones. But you'd need a lot of background reading in order determine which is which.
by MAubrey
May 2nd, 2019, 12:08 am
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Hebrews 10:25 the implied object of παρακαλοῦντες
Replies: 10
Views: 6080

Re: Hebrews 10:25 the implied object of παρακαλοῦντες

Stephen Carlson wrote:
May 1st, 2019, 7:50 pm
MAubrey wrote:
May 1st, 2019, 5:21 pm
παρακαλοῦντες doesn't need anything supplied at all. Its a reciprocal middle.
Middle? Looks active to me.
Sigh. Yes. Yes it is. Post-travel brain fog?

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