Tag: Spoken Ancient Greek

Vocabulary for Teachers and Students of Hellenistic Greek

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For some time now I have been working on compiling a list of useful phrases for speaking about Hellenistic Greek in Hellenistic Greek. I cannot claim originality for anything included in the list. I have consulted multiple existing… Read More

Mark 5 in Hellenistic Greek

Mark 5 is available, but it doesn’t have captions yet. KoineGreek.com promises to add them soon.

Mark 3 is now available

While I was away in Peru this summer, the LUMO project and KoineGreek.com completed the third chapter of Mark’s Gospel in koine (hellenistic) Greek using the reconstructed historical pronunciation. (They also completed chapter 4, coming in the next… Read More

Mark 2 is now available

While you can view the video here, please visit KoineGreek.com to thank Benjamin Kantor for the work he is putting into providing the Hellenistic Greek voice for these videos!

Kαλὰ Χριστούγεννα

With Christmas only a few days away, it’s time to say καλά χριστούγεννα That’s Merry Christmas as it would have sounded if someone had said it at the time of Jesus’ birth. No one actually did, though, because… Read More

Living Language in the Written Text at SBL 2018

Again this year, Jonathan Robie and I will be presenting about the work we are doing  to bring living language techniques to the teaching of Ancient Greek through the web. We have a somewhat unclear title for our… Read More

Happy Thanksgiving in Ancient Greek

In case you want to say “Happy Thanksgiving” in Ancient Greek to any of your friends, here’s the way to do it. Εὐτυχής ἡμέρα τῶν εὐχαριστιῶν Εὐτυχής  does not mean “happy,” but the expression εὐτυχής ἡμέρα τῶν εὐχαριστίων would be… Read More

Καλὰ Χριστούγεννα (Merry Christmas in Greek)

Merry Christmas in Greek