9512Re: [GTh] behold
- Aug 25, 2010Hi Timster, you wrote:
> As far as "EIC" goes, I thought perhaps it could be a loan word fromMy site can help with this. http://www.gospel-thomas.net/splitv.htm
> Greek, but that is hard to tell as the Greek and Coptic get so mixed up
... where the Greek words are colored-coded. Unfortunately,
I see that I haven't (yet) done that with the lexicon,
which is maybe where you got your list of occurrences?
> I appreciate how you chose "listen" as the equivelency of "eis-2hhte"Well, I didn't actually propose 'listen' as a general equivalent. In the
> One can "behold" with one's "mind" very well by using the ears, I
one saying that has a Markan analogue, it seems to work, but elsewhere
probably not. It occurred to me later that maybe 'hark!' might work in all
cases, but then I looked it up and my OAD says 'hark' means 'listen'.
(Though 'hark back' apparently means 'remember' inter alia!)
> I have lots of other questions on Coptic/Greek Thomas that I'd like toThey are. And welcome, too.
> bring to the list here, if these type of questions are appropriate here
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