By J. Lust, E. Eynikel, K. Hauspie

The education of a latest lexicon devoted to the vocabulary of the LXX is so much welcome. convinced, you can see the entire phrases within the unabridged Liddell & Scott A Greek-English Lexicon, 9th version with a Revised complement, however the latter quantity isn't very transportable, and it has way more details than a reader of the LXX will need.
A extra vital distinction, even though, is that the current quantity addresses many concerns of lexical which means which are abnormal to the LXX. Many senses given are by means of verse references. an extremely valuable characteristic, and one that i'm yes took a lot time to advance, is the inclusion of hypotheses approximately how convinced odd-looking translations in Greek could have been derived from the Hebrew textual content. this can be as a result of a distinct assumed voweling, a touch diversified consonantal textual content or an easy false impression via the Greek translators.
Words special to the LXX and literature in keeping with it are marked, as are phrases present in the NT. Corrections to Rahlf's Septuaginta, to which this can be a significant other quantity, also are indicated.
While my total effect of this quantity is superb, there are a couple of desiderata i've got for a next edition:
1. some of the translations are relatively outdated, and a few are absolutely out of date. I burst out giggling while i discovered "conjure" because the translation of *exorkizo*, this means that 'to placed lower than oath'. the truth that this gloss is located in Liddell & Scott means that the authors depended an excessive amount of on its old fashioned 19th-century and prior vocabulary, instead of giving smooth English equivalents in all cases.
2. sometimes an extra gloss is required. for instance, *elegcw* (elenkho) wishes the gloss 'to end up to be' for knowledge 2:11.
3. This lexicon has super few cross-references for unforeseen or abnormal kinds. a number of extra will be hugely fascinating as an relief to scholars. between them are *arnos* bearing on *amnos* 'lamb, sheep' and *qhmwnia* (themonia) relating *qimwnia* (thimonia) 'heap'.

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HAERENS, H. 1948 Σωτήρ et σωτηρία, in L. CERFAUX & W. ), Studia Hellenistica (StHell, 5), Leuven, 1948, pp. 57–68. HAGEDORN, D. , Von κύριος zu δεσπότης. /4. , in ZPE 39 (1980) 165–177. HAHN, F. → DELLING 1970 HALLEUX, R. 1973 Le sens d’ἄσημος dans le papyrus chimique de Leyde et dans l’alchimie gréco-égyptienne, in CÉg 48 (1973) 370–380. HAMM, W. 1969 Der Septuaginta-Text des Buches Daniel Kap. 1–2 nach dem Kölner Teil der Papyrus 967 (Papyrologische Texte und Abhandlungen, 10), Bonn, 1969. 1977 Der Septuaginta-Text des Buches Daniel Kap.

1976 New Testament Translation Problems: παρθένος, in BiTr 27 (1976) 301–305. DOGNIEZ, C. , La Bible d’Alexandrie. V. → HARL 1986A; 1999 DONAT, H. 1911 Mich 2,6-9, in BZ 9 (1911) 350–366. DORIVAL, G. , PETIT, M. , La Bible d’Alexandrie. IV. Les Nombres, Paris, 1994. 1995 Les phénomènes d’intertextualité dans le livre grec des Nombres, in G. DORIVAL & O. ), Selon les Septante. FS Marguerite Harl, Paris, 1995, pp. 253–285. 1996 “Dire en grec les choses juives”. → HARL 1988 DÖRRIE, H. 1955 Ὑπόστασις.

Antiquité païenne et chrétienne (Cahiers d’Orientalisme, 10), Genève, 1984, pp. 89–105; = HARL, La langue de Japhet 1992a, pp. 43–58. * 1986a & ALEXANDRE, M. & DOGNIEZ, C. , La Bible d’Alexandrie I. La Genèse, Paris, 1986. b 1986 Les origines grecques du mot et de la notion de “componction” dans la Septante et chez ses commentateurs (Κατανύσσεσθαι), in RÉAug 32 (1986) 3–21; = HARL, La langue de Japhet, 1992a, pp. 77–95. 1986c La “ligature” d’Isaac (Gen. 22,9) dans la Septante et chez les Pères grecs, in A.

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