Genitive Absolute

Carl W. Conrad cwconrad at artsci.wustl.edu
Sun Aug 26 07:17:30 EDT 2001


At 10:32 PM -0500 8/25/01, David Warren wrote:
>Noel Fitzpatrick wrote:
>
>> Recently I have been attempting to do a search of the B-Greek
>> archives with limited success.
>>
>> I managed to get only two hits for a search on "genitive abolute",
>> both in August 2001, one  from Carl Conrad and the other from
>> Richard Ghilardi.  Surely there must be more hits in the past
>> archives archives.
>
>Yes, there are other articles. For example, Rick Strelan, Carl Conrad,
>and myself all
>wrote on this very subject nearly two years ago. In the archives, look
>under "genitive
>absolute" 2000/10/29 (Rick S). In my article, I explained that the
>genitive absolute
>is not always used in an "absolute" manner in the New Testament and in
>Koine
>generally.

I would have to agree that it isn't very easy to use the Lyris  search
engine at the B-Greek web site. On the other hand, one of the reasons I am
enthusiastic about the Eudora mail program (free, if one is willing to
accept the advertising; cheap for what it's worth if you want to avoid the
advertising) is that it has a powerful search engine for archives. In my
search for "genitive absolute" within my own archives from mid-1995 to
present, I've found three pages of references, but have reduced the list to
the following more important items (mostly on genitive absolute, but also
on some other so-called "absolute" constructions:

Carl W. Conrad	2:31 PM 10/31/96	Re: Acts 1:8: epelqontos
DWILKINS at ucrac1.ucr.edu	5:05 PM 10/31/96	Re: Acts 1:8: epelqontos
Jonathan Robie	6:48 PM 10/31/96	Re: Acts 1:8: epelqontos
Jonathan Robie	9:27 PM 11/1/96	Absolute genitive: here is what my Gramcord
says...
Jonathan Robie	10:44 PM 11/1/96	Re: Absolute genitive: here is what
my Gramcord says..
Jonathan Robie	8:03 AM 11/2/96	Re: Acts 2:6, is LALOUNTWN AUTWN absolute
genitive?
Jonathan Robie	2:55 PM 11/2/96	Re: Acts 2:6, is LALOUNTWN AUTWN absolute
genitive?
Randy Leedy	5:29 PM 11/2/96	Re: Genitive Absolutes
Jonathan Robie	7:59 PM 11/2/96	Re: Genitive Absolutes
Carlton Winbery	4:48 AM 1/17/97	Re: Accusative Absolute? (was: Concerning 1
Peter 2:4)
Carl W. Conrad	8:19 AM 1/17/97	Re: Accusative Absolute? (was: Concerning 1
Peter 2:4)
FRED HALTOM	5:50 PM 1/20/97	Matt 8:23 Dat Abso
Randy Leedy	9:58 AM 1/20/97	Re: Accusative Absolute
Randy Leedy	5:44 PM 1/20/97	Re: Accusative Absolute
Randy Leedy	5:44 PM 1/20/97	Re: Accusative Absolute
Carl W. Conrad	9:12 PM 1/20/97	Absolutely my last word on absolutes ...
for now
clayton stirling bartholomew	7:06 AM 1/14/98	Re: Nominativus absolutus

Jim West	2:24 PM 4/16/99	Re: Genitive Absolute
Ray Clendenen	2:41 PM 4/16/99	Re: Genitive Absolute
Mary L B Pendergraft	2:51 PM 4/16/99	Re: Genitive Absolute
Rodney J. Decker	7:13 PM 4/18/99	Re: Genitive Absolutes
Ray Clendenen	8:53 AM 4/19/99	Re: Genitive Absolutes

Rick S	9:17 PM 10/29/00	[b-greek] genitive absolute
Carl W. Conrad	9:08 AM 10/30/00	[b-greek] Re: genitive absolute
dhwarren at attglobal.net	1:59 PM 10/30/00	Re: [b-greek] Re: genitive
absolute
Carl W. Conrad	3:06 PM 10/30/00	[b-greek] Re: genitive absolute
Mike Sangrey	3:51 PM 10/30/00	A quick question about the Genitive
Absolute
Carl W. Conrad	4:13 PM 10/30/00	Re: A quick question about the
Genitive Absolute

Eric Weiss	12:42 AM 5/6/01	[b-greek] Dative Absolute
Michael Haggett	5:57 AM 5/6/01	[b-greek] Re: Dative Absolute
Carl W. Conrad	7:50 AM 5/6/01	[b-greek] Re: Dative Absolute
Clwinbery at aol.com	10:51 AM 5/6/01	[b-greek] Re: Dative Absolute

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Carl W. Conrad
Department of Classics, Washington University (Emeritus)
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