BDB abbreviations

Stephen C. Carlson scarlson at mindspring.com
Wed May 5 07:14:15 EDT 1999


At 10:29 AM 5/5/99 +0300, Jonathan D. Safren wrote:
>A question on BDB. On p. 14, entry bq$, 1d, there appears the term acc.
>rei...
>What is "rei"?

"rei" means "of thing" from the genitive of Latin "res".  This abbreviation
is listed in the BDB Abbreviations list under "acc. rei".

Stephen Carlson
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