[B-Greek] the meaning

Sarah Madden sarah.r.madden at gmail.com
Tue Jul 20 07:03:51 EDT 2010


The nominative singular form of the word hALAS occurs 6x in the NT:
Matt 5:13
Mark 9:50
Luke 14:34

The dative form (hALATI) is found in Colossians 4:6.

 Sarah ><>
(aka Hawkeye Pierce)
Maryland
sarah.r.madden at gmail.com


On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 6:56 AM, Sarah Madden <sarah.r.madden at gmail.com>wrote:

> The word hALAS means salt. Perhaps the reference was MATTHEW 5:13 instead
> of John 5:13:
>
>
> 13  ὑμεῖς ἐστε τὸ ἅλας τῆς γῆς· ἐὰν δὲ τὸ ἅλας μωρανθῇ, ἐν τίνι
> ἁλισθήσεται; εἰς οὐδὲν ἰσχύει ἔτι εἰ μὴ βληθὲν ἔξω καταπατεῖσθαι ὑπὸ τῶν
> ἀνθρώπων. (Mat 5:13 BNT)
>
>
>
> hUMEIS ESTE TO hALAS THS GHS; EAN DE TO hALAS MORANQH, EN TINI
> hALISQHSETAI; EIS OUDEN ISCUEI ETI EI MH BLHQEN EXW KATAPATEISQAI hUPO TWN
> ANQRWPWN.
>
> Sarah ><>
> (aka Hawkeye Pierce)
> Maryland
> sarah.r.madden at gmail.com
>
>
>   On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 6:43 AM, Barry <nebarry at verizon.net> wrote:
>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "lalboy haokip" <lalboyh at yahoo.com>
>> To: <b-greek at lists.ibiblio.org>
>> Sent: Tuesday, July 20, 2010 12:25 AM
>> Subject: [B-Greek] the meaning
>>
>>
>>
>> meaning and usages of Greek word halas in Jn 5:13
>>>
>>
>> I'm sorry -- I see no such word in Jn 5:13.  Are you sure you have the
>> right reference?
>>
>> N.E. Barry Hofstetter
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