Heaven or Sky?
SPAWN OF A JEWISH CARPENTER: CINDY SMITH
cms at dragon.com
Fri Aug 24 21:31:06 EDT 2001
>Reply-To: "Lisbeth S. Fried" <lizfried at umich.edu>
>From: "Lisbeth S. Fried" <lizfried at umich.edu>
>To: Biblical Hebrew <b-hebrew at franklin.oit.unc.edu>
>Subject: FW: heaven or sky?
>Date: Fri, 24 Aug 2001 10:35:51 -0400
>One great benefit of having an electronic-edition of the middle L & S is
>the ability to do a "reverse search" i.e querying on an English word, and
>finding the Greek listing.
>This, BTW, is possible to do also on the big LSJ on the Perseus site.
>I have found AIQHR for sky
> KUKLOS for the vault of the sky
> POLOS 2. the sphere which revolves on this axis, i.
>e. the vault of heaven, the sky or firmament, Lat. polus, Aesch., Eur.
I couldn't find these Greek words in either the Septuagint or the
New Testament. Would you please cite the verses where these words
appear so I can look them up? Thanks.
>Feel free to post this to the list ( although I share your reservations
>about Greek on a Hebrew list <g>
>Maurice A. O'Sullivan
>mauros at iol.ie
>" With computers we can now misinterpret Scripture at speeds never before
Cindy Smith I have further observed under the sun that
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