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 Theories of pronouncing ancient Greek
from : 9/16/2004 5:54:57 PM
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Lord Groundhog

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   I've just finished my first tour of this site. Wow! What a lot of work has gone into this site, and it's real quality.

I notice you discourage new students of Greek from trying to learn...
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 Future of Christianity in Europe
from : 8/5/2005 7:05:00 PM
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James

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   Simple question. What is the future of Christianity in Europe? Does it have a future that can give life in modern Europe a new breath and depth, and how can European Christians prevent their faith be...
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 Etymology of the name of Greece
from : 1/15/2005 3:28:47 AM
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n/a

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Greece, a toponym the Greeks themselves do not use, is a reversal of Semitic samekh-resh-gimel SaRaG = knitted. Therefore, he has a (weighted) net in his left hand.
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Isra...
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 The error of Erasmus and un-greek pronunciations
from : 4/4/2005 10:23:53 PM
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George

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   From Filologia Neotestamentaria 8 (1995), pp. 151-185. Here is only the ending paragraphs (and without footnotes), but you can read it also complete.

There seems to be but one course to ta...
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 Meanings of the Greek letters
from : 2/8/2005 10:07:24 PM
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darknbaldy

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   I have been trying to find out some information on the meanings of the Greek letters. If there is anyone who can offer me some information I'd appreciate it. Thanks....
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 Homer : Greek-English Interlinear Iliad
from : 3/4/2007 2:12:48 PM
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Winston

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   The 1888 Interlinear text of Homer's Iliad ( Clark - McKay )

Cf. Homer Bilingual ( Greek / English ) Anthology...
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 Greek and Mideastern-European Languages
from : 2/8/2006 5:50:54 PM
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Amedeo

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   === GREEK AND MIDEASTERN-EUROPEAN LANGUAGES ===

(This short series of posts concerns many languages in Europe and the Middle East, and Greek in particular, as we shall see. Whereas "Interp...
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 greek meaning of foreknowledge, election, etc.
from : 8/17/2005 1:06:01 AM
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georgeprok

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   There is a divide among christian groups about the meaning of predestination and election as found in e.g. Rom. 8:29 and I Pet. 1:2 etc.
This has led to extremes in interpretation such as hyper-...
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 Aion and Aionian
from : 12/6/2006 7:20:26 PM
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Tom Booth

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   I would like to know all there is to know about the Greek words aion and aionian (and any other variations) particularly as related to the New Testament and/or usage in the cultural and historical co...
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 Translating the Jesus prayer
from : 7/19/2006 9:19:41 PM
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Gheorghe

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   How to translate this phrase
Κύριε Ἰησοῦ Χριστέ, Υἱὲ Θεοῦ, ἐλέησόν με τὸν ἁμαρτωλό...
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 Politeia
from : 9/30/2004 7:31:45 PM
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Fede

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   Is politeia an untranslatable word? Republic is not accurate, nor State. How would you render Politeia?...
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 The union of Orthodoxy with the Papacy
from : 9/29/2006 9:26:05 AM
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Laellius

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   I wish to respond to the text on Ellopos' blog "A union of Orthodoxy with the papal clergy will destroy Christianity permanently" found here:

http://www.ellopos.com/blog/?p=81

I...
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 Ancient Greeks in America
from : 8/28/2007 9:10:38 PM
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EdZiomek

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   I am an amateur historian and have posted on many other websites concerning ancient Greeks in the Western Hemisphere.

I feel that my research has made RE-discoveries since 99% of my theori...
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 Gnosis and Episteme in Plato
from : 8/2/2007 2:13:51 AM
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George

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   There was an interesting post by Don Paarlberg about the relationship of gnosis with episteme. Don deleted his post, judging, I think, that it was of no interest to others, since it remained unanswer...
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 Philo and the Incarnation of Logos
from : 12/12/2004 7:10:31 PM
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richard

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   To the Commumity,

I am currently studying Philo the Alexandrian Jew, 1st cent. CE, with particular interest in his use the the term LOGOS. I intend to trace the development of this concep...
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 Righteousness/Justice Dike Dikaios Dikaiosyne
from : 3/24/2008 7:37:59 AM
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WHEELER

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   First off, this word "righteousness" has dropped out of people's consciousness. It is no longer spoken about.

Second, this word also means Justice. Dikaios is either translated as Righteo...
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 If you want to destroy Europe, let Turkey in
from : 10/11/2004 5:17:58 AM
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pkarras

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   Hallo,

I do not know if this is a legitimate subject for this forum, but I thought that it may be interesting to consider the ways in which the question of Turkey's EU bid is discussed. I ...
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 New file host -The Sayings of Kings and Commanders
from : 3/26/2007 7:36:23 PM
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Winston

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   from Plutarch's "Sayings of Kings and Commanders"

The sayings of LEONIDAS, leader of the 300 :
http://www.sharebigfile.com/file/186609/LEONIDAS-346-351-PDF.html

The Sayings...
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 New host -Interlinear Gk-Eng Anabasis text & MP3
from : 2/25/2007 9:52:04 PM
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Winston

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   This is an Adobe .pdf file of the first two chapters of Xenophon's
"Anabasis". Under each word in Greek is it's English equivalent.
Reading this will not teach you Greek grammar, but it wi...
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 Starting from Greek - or Latin?
from : 3/10/2005 10:32:17 AM
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Fede

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   I was thinking if it is better for one to start from learning Greek or from learning Latin? Do you have any suggestions?

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 Books on classical philology
from : 8/22/2008 5:41:25 AM
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fsdance

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   Schwyzer: Griechische Grammatik - best german Greek grammar. Not for beginners:
http://rapidshare.com/files/137328206/SCHWYZER.pdf.zip


G. Dumezil:...
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 Freemasonry, poison destroying Christian Europe
from : 6/15/2007 12:01:38 PM
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Steve in Vista

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   Behind the Communist Flag, within history, you will find the Magen Star of David.

You will find it behind every subversive force on this earth that opposes God and exalts itself as god. It...
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 What is the Greek word for Common Sense
from : 3/24/2008 6:54:01 AM
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WHEELER

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   Jacques Maritain in his book, "Introduction to Philosophy" has a whole chapter on Common Sense and the necessity of Common Sense for Philosophy. There can not be true Philosophy without the concomitm...
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 Plato, Reason, Philosophy
from : 5/23/2008 12:44:41 PM
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George

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   Logos is primarily connected with speaking; it comes from legein (= speaking = distinguishing, identifying and collecting in language). Logos is the speech and word. It is from this sense that expand...
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 Koine Greek Pronunciation Question
from : 5/22/2007 10:24:48 AM
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RebekahJoy

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   Hello,

When I took Koine Greek my teacher taught us to pronounce omicron differently than specified by the book, Basics of Biblical Greek by William D. Mounce. Instead of pronouncing it a...
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