[B-Greek] 1Tim5:9 - woman of one man (TLG check)

Fortigurn dixit-dominus at thechristadelphians.org
Fri May 15 11:14:23 EDT 2009





Soxy, do you want me to search TLG, or will Carl's reference do?  I'm 
happy to do it if you give me a string.

Jonathan Burke.

Steven Cox wrote:
> Carl
> I had to respond again on line to thank for that. This reference is absolute gold. I feel somewhat sheepish that I didn't know it existed.
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> http://community.middlebury.edu/~harris/Texts/propertius.4.11.html
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> * if anyone else does know a Greek text pre-Paul (or the inverse "man of one woman") still very interested to hear.
> Thank you.
> Steven
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> --- On Fri, 15/5/09, Carl Conrad <cwconrad2 at mac.com> wrote:
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> From: Carl Conrad <cwconrad2 at mac.com>
> Subject: Re: [B-Greek] 1Tim5:9  - woman of one man (TLG check)
> To: "Steven Cox" <stevencox_backonbgreek at yahoo.co.uk>
> Cc: b-greek at lists.ibiblio.org
> Date: Friday, 15 May, 2009, 12:22 AM
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> On May 14, 2009, at 7:45 PM, Steven Cox wrote:
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>> First - test to see if I am subscribed.
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> Yes, you are subscribed -- again, after lo these many years, and daring to follow up on a question from 17 years ago when this list was still in its "puppy" days! Welcome back!
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>> Second - greetings to any still on the list who may remember me from 1995-1999. As a linguist from another field (oriental languages) I benefited enormously from the depth and range of knowledge on this list. Particularly grateful personally to Edward, Carl and Edgar but to many others too.
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>> Third - I have tried to search within B-Greek archives using Google, perhaps not well.
>> Did anyone ever follow on this post from 1992 to conduct a TLG check on
>> 1T 5:9  -- enos andros gunh (excluding patristic texts)
>> http://www.ibiblio.org/bgreek/archives/greek-1/msg00199.html
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> My own search of the archives doesn't find any follow-up on the question.
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>> Fourth - I know b-greek isn't really the place for a Latin resources question, but I'm a technophobe and have been on Mars for the last few years, so please forgive this. Is there a way of conducting a  search string on "UNIUS VIRI UXOR" (whole phrase) among the Latin materials on Perseus?
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> "univira" is, I think, a not uncommon adjective of praise on epitaphs of Roman women.  There's an echo of this in the celebrated elegy of Propertius on Cornelia:
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> Propertius 4.12.67-68:
>  filia, tu specimen censurae nata paternae,
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>             fac teneas unum nos imitata uirum.
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> Carl W. Conrad
> Department of Classics, Washington University (Retired)
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