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Bibil Identifier bibil:232766
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Ancient Greek Inside Out
Title (English, ) The semantics of grammatical constructions. Guide for exegetes and students in Classical and New Testament Greek
Author Jordaan, Gert J.C.
Year (Publication) 2013
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2013
Year (Copyright) 2013
Year (Reference) 2013
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature USA 8547
Place 225.021
Publishing house Lit
Place Zürich/Münster
ISBN 978-3-643-90353-2
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages xii Pages
208 Pages
height in cm 23
Genre Original
Abstract This book is a reference instrument for the use of students and exegetes, to assist them in exploring the shades of meaning often hidden in the language of ancient Greek texts. First it lists the different meaning possibilities of each construction, illustrated by examples from both Classical and New Testament texts. Second, the book provides a similarly illustrated list of Greek constructions for every grammatical meaning. This last section may be regarded as the book's unique contribution to Greek linguistics. It enables an exegete to compare the construction(s) in his text to other Greek constructions within the same semantic field, and to better demarcate the nuances and subtleties of his text
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Greek : Themes : Semantic
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Greek : Tools : Grammars
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Greek : Themes : Syntax
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Greek : Themes : Verb
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