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The ancient Greeks studied the figures extensively, classified and catalogued them. The arrangement of words may or may bullingeg draw attention. Am-oe-bae’-on ; or, Refrain Ps.
FIGURES OF SPEECH USED IN THE BIBLE–Bullinger | ERNST WENDLAND –
Per-i’-phras-is ; or, Circumlocution Gen. These ways of using words are as useful today as they were milleniums ago. An implied resemblance or representation. Introduction Copyright – by Mario D. A passing from one subject to another. Ac-cis’-mus ; or, Apparent Refusal Matt. The position of one word changed, so as to be out of its proper or usaul place in a sentence.
Whether or not you believe the scripture, these arrangements or words are worth learning now. Read more Read less. Instead of just being listed in paragraph format, I would have preferred to have had the ability to open up to the table of contents, where all the various figures of speech are listed, then be able to “click” and “go” to that listed figure.
Per-i’-stas-is ;or, Description of Circumstances John 4: An expression of feeling by way of benediction or blessing.
Parenthetic addition by way of apology or excuse. Repeated Epanadiplosis see above. This list is not intimidating if you have a hunger to learn.
Syne-zeugmenon, or, Joint yoke Ex.
Concluding a sentence by employing an example. Syn’-cri-sis ; or, Repeated Simile Isaiah Ap-o’-phas-is ; or, Insinuation Philemon The repetition of two parallel subjects in several lines Isaiah Proto-zeugma, or, Ante-yoke or Fore-yoke Gen.
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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Thayer’s Greek Lexicon, 3. Association ; or, Inclusion Acts Ho-moe-o’-pto-ton ; or, Like Inflections 2Tim. There is much figurative language in the Bible, and this book helps to sift through all of that. Ag’-an-ac-te’-sis ; or Indignation Gen. Thau-mas’-mos ; or, Wondering Romans The repetition of words similar ueed sound, but different in language.
When the lines are placed alternately Gen. With over figures of speech used in the Holy Bible, having this powerful tool at my fingertips is a great blessing.
Compare Metaphorabove. When the anticipated objection is both answered and stated Matt. It should be on every exegete’s shelf.
Figures of speech used in the Bible:
Persons or places mentioned fiigures different names. Cat’-a-ploc’-e ; or, Sudden Exclamation Ezekiel This name is given to a parenthesis when it takes the form of a sudden exclamation. Used in the Bible by Dr.
When the anticipated objection is either not plainly stated or not answered Romans Idioms arising from other Fig. A sentence added at the end by way of justification. Tearing away disguise, and showing up a matter as it really is. Learn more about Amazon Prime. An expression of feeling by way of prayer,curse, or imprecation.