[B-Greek] Some Questions on John 5

Elizabeth Kline kline_dekooning at earthlink.net
Thu Oct 8 16:59:45 EDT 2009


On Oct 8, 2009, at 1:48 PM, Elizabeth Kline wrote:

> On Oct 8, 2009, at 1:35 PM, Elizabeth Kline wrote:
>
>> It can be used to indicate
>> being or remaining in a state with the state indicated in a
>> preposition phrase.
>
> here is an example from LSJ
>
> of a woman, to be pregnant, Hdt.5.41, Hp.Epid.4.21, Arist.Pol.1335b18;
> in full ἐν γαστρὶ ἔ. EN GASTRI E.
>
>


Fifteen seconds after posting this I can see it isn't really an  
example of what I was looking for since the semantics of EN GASTRI  
ECOUSA are appear to be related to having, i.e., being in possession  
of something. Anyway, ECW can be used like EIMI to indicate a state.

Elizabeth Kline







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