[b-hebrew] A Greek Language Question
peterkirk at qaya.org
Thu Aug 5 18:17:49 EDT 2004
On 05/08/2004 22:54, MarianneLuban at aol.com wrote:
>In a message dated 8/5/2004 1:38:44 PM Pacific Daylight Time,
>peterkirk at qaya.org writes:
>>Well, how can Marianne expect sensible help if she writes "Amenophis"
>>twice when the text is actually "Amenophei" and "Amenophews", and
>>repeats "ton" when the text reads "tou"?
>Chalk it up to worsening eyesight and leeeeetle Greek letters. It *is "men
>auto Amenophei"--but later it is "Amenopheos" (not Amenophews) with two omegas
>in the name, and "tou Paapis" is right. The reason I read "ton" should be
>obvious. But I guess I need bi-focals!
OK, I sometimes have the same problem, not so much with Greek as with
By the way, W is the common convention for transliterating omega.
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