Category: Lexicography

Brill’s New Dictionary, and Greek Dictionaries in General

Brill's Greek-English Dictionary

Mike Aubrey has written a wonderful overview of the lexica available for Ancient Greek. The article is pitched as an introduction to Brill’s new Greek English Dictionary, but it does much more than introduce that work. If you… Read More

Updated Lexicography Page

I spent some time today updating the look and functioning of the Lexicography: Dictionaries & Lexica page at Greek-Language.com and GreekLinguistics.com. I hope you find the organization easier to follow. I added an explanation of why some recommended… Read More

Sabine Tuillier on the Diccionario Griego – Español

Forthcoming Intermediate Lexicon from Cambridge

The Gospels and Acts from the New Testament form a small part of what will be covered by the forthcoming intermediate lexicon from Cambridge, projected to become available for purchase next year. The following video (just under 10… Read More

HTTPS and free online Greek resources: The Dictionaries Page

I have updated the Dictionaries page to make clear which resources linked there are running on secure servers and which are not. Since the implementation of HTTPS everywhere, Chrome and some other browsers are flagging sites as insecure… Read More

ἀφίημι ὑμῖν — I forgive you?

Yesterday in church, a friend leaned over and pointed to the verb ἄφετε in Luke 18:16 with a puzzled look on his face. (Yes. He and I both read the Greek text in church while the English translation… Read More

Reflections on Lexicography: Explorations in Ancient Syriac, Hebrew, and Greek Sources

Six articles from the recent Gorgias Press release of Reflections on Lexicography: Explorations in Ancient Syriac, Hebrew, and Greek Sources deal specifically with Hellenistic Greek Lexicography. This volume was produced for the International Syriac Language Project. Here is a list of the… Read More

Structural Lexicology and the Greek New Testament

I have added Todd Price’s Structural Lexicology and the Greek New Testament: Applying Corpus Linguistics for Word Sense Possibility Delimitation Using Collocational Indicators to the bibliography. The book was published in 2015 by Gorgias Press and sells for… Read More

Argument Structure in Hellenistic Greek

I have uploaded my paper, “Argument Structure in Hellenistic Greek” to Greek-Language.com at the following location: Argument Structure in Hellenistic Greek This paper is an updated version of one I presented at a national meeting of the SBL in the… Read More

Lexicography/Dictionaries Page

I have made a number of changes to the Lexicography and Dictionaries page at Greek-Language.com. Here are the main ones: I’ve added a section listing Greek Lexica in Print and provided opportunities to purchase them. I’ve included BAGD, Louw… Read More