Monthly Archives: May 2008

WOTD, ἔχω

The word of the day is… ἔχω, ἕξω or σχήσω, ἔσχον, ἔσχηκα, -ἔσχημαι, – Classical Greek, echō, hexō/schēsō, eschon, eschēka, -eschēmai, –, 1. to have or hold. 2. to be able. 3. in the middle voice, to cling to, be … Continue reading

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Matthew 6:19-24

6.19 Μὴ θησαυρίζετε ὑμῖν θησαυροὺς ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς, ὅπου σὴς καὶ βρῶσις ἀφανίζει, καὶ ὅπου κλέπται διορύσσουσιν καὶ κλέπτουσιν· 6.20 θησαυρίζετε δὲ ὑμῖν θησαυροὺς ἐν οὐρανῷ, ὅπου οὔτε σὴς οὔτε βρῶσις ἀφανίζει, καὶ ὅπου κλέπται οὐ διορύσσουσιν οὐδὲ κλέπτουσιν· 6.21 … Continue reading

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WOTD, ἄπροικος

The word of the day is… ἄπροικος, ἄπροικον Classical Greek, aproikos, aproikon, 1. not having a dowry.

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Greek Third Declension Nouns

This post describes Greek third declension nouns with consonant stems (i.e., stems ending with consonants). Third declension nouns can either be masculine, feminine or neuter in gender. Masculine and feminine second-declension nouns share case endings. Because of this, there are … Continue reading

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WOTD, νύμφη

The word of the day is… νύμφη, νύμφης, ἡ Classical Greek, numphē, numphēs, hē, 1. a young wife or bride.

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