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10.3.5 Hexaplaric Greek Translations
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Part of 10 Psalms - 10.3 Primary Translations

10.3.5.1 Background

lxx-Pss (10.3.1) exhibits a literal translation technique applied to a text similar to proto-mt (10.2.2).1 The revisions of Theodotion and Aquila developed the literalness of this version, while Symmachus revised the version according to proto-mt in readable Greek.2

10.3.5.2 So…

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Meade, John D., “10.3.5 Hexaplaric Greek Translations”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 02 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0010030500>
First published online: 2020



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