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Sources of New Testament Greek: Or the Influence of the Septuagint on the ...
Harry Angus Alexander Kennedy
No preview available - 2008
Aesch Alexandria Alexid already Anaxand Antiph appear Aristoph Aristophanes Aristotle Attic Attic dialect avTov Biblical Greek CHAPTER Christian Class colloquial Greek colloquial language colouring Comic poets Comic writers conceptions connection Cratin Deut dialect Diodorus Dion e.g. Acts e.g. Luke e.g. Matt elements Eurip expressions fact Frag Greek language groups of writings Hebrew Hebrew words Hellenistic Hippocrates important influence Inscrr instances in Meineke investigation Jewish Jews Joseph Josephus Kvpiov large number late Lexicon literary language Lobeck Macedonian meaning Menand ment modern Greek noun occur Old Testament ordinary sense p.ov particular peculiar Philippid Philo Phryn Plato Plut Plutarch poetical Polyb Polybius popular language Professor quoted regard Septuagint signification Soph speech spoken language Strabo tendency Testa Testament vocabulary Theocr theological Timocl tov Oeov translates Heb Trjs Trjv usage verb vernacular Vesp words common Xenophon
Page 174 - His judgment is singularly fair, calm, unbiassed, and independent. It is also thoroughly reverential. . . . The service, which his book will render in the present confusion of mind on this great subject, can scarcely be overestimated.
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Page 174 - The Kingdom of God," etc. Crown 8vo, 528 pages, $2.50 net Professor Brace's work is not an abstract treatise on apologetics, but an apologetic presentation of the Christian faith, with reference to whatever in our intellectual environment makes faith difficult at the present time. It addresses itself to men whose...
Page 136 - The great majority of New Testament words are words which, though for the most part common to Biblical and to contemporary secular Greek, express in their Biblical use the conceptions of a Semitic race, and which must consequently be examined by the light of the cognate documents which form the LXX.
Page 87 - Biblical Greek is thus a language which stands by itself. What we have to find out in studying it is what meaning certain Greek words conveyed to a Semitic mind.
Page v - It is designed not so much to furnish a complete answer to the questions which it raises as to point out to students of sacred literature some of the rich fields which have not yet been adequately explored, and to offer suggestions for their exploration.
Page 69 - NT] cannot with accuracy be denominated ' vulgar,' seeing it possesses so many elements in common with the rest of Greek literature, fourfifths of it being pre-Aristotelian, and a considerable part of the remaining fifth belonging to the literary dialect of the time. These characteristics give it a distinct tone, which marks it as the property of educated men." Mr. Kennedy is not so widely known as Prof. Blass, but no one can read his book without being impressed with his width of reading, his sound...