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Headword: *fa/gwmen kai\ pi/wmen
Adler number: phi,12
Translated headword: let us eat and let us drink
Vetting Status: high
The active forms [are spelled] with omega; but the passives[1] fa/gontai kai\ pi/ontai ["they will eat" and "they will drink"] with omicron.
Greek Original:
*fa/gwmen kai\ pi/wmen, ta\ e)nerghtika\ dia\ tou= w mega/lou: ta\ de\ paqhtika\ fa/gontai kai\ pi/ontai dia\ tou= o mikrou=.
cf. epsilon 3140, pi 1631.
The headword phrase, not identified by Adler, is a quotation from 1 Corinthians 15.32 (where the apostle in turn quotes Isaiah 22.13).
The aorist subjunctive regularly has a long thematic vowel. Short-voweled middle forms of fagei=n occur in later Greek, apparently with a future sense, e.g. Luke 14.15. These forms may be influenced by pi/omai, which serves as the future of pi/nw (see LSJ s.v.).
[1] The lexicographer calls these forms "passive," but they are transitive middle forms with a sense indistinguishable from the active.
Keywords: Christianity; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 5 November 2001@00:52:54.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 5 November 2001@02:52:40.
David Whitehead (another x-ref; more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 12 July 2009@08:15:12.
Catharine Roth (tweaks) on 12 July 2009@18:21:35.
David Whitehead on 8 August 2011@10:44:24.
David Whitehead on 3 December 2013@05:54:34.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 8 May 2014@00:15:45.
David Whitehead (coding) on 30 May 2016@09:07:44.


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