Category: Lexicography

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 two places. You can read it here at Greek-Language.com at the following location: Argument Structure in Hellenistic Greek You can also view it at Academia.edu. Argument Structure in Hellenistic… 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

Noun Entries in a Future Lexicon: ἔλεος

Our current lexica for Hellenistic Greek fall into two categories on the basis of their approach. The more traditional ones offer suggested translations (not real definitions) and examples of usage. The UBS lexicon classifies words on the basis… Read More