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Headword: *braxi/wn
Adler number: beta,523
Translated headword: arm
Vetting Status: high
Figuratively [this represents] ability,[1] since humans naturally do work with it. David: "that the arms of the sinful will be shattered."
Greek Original:
*braxi/wn: tropikw=s h( du/namis, e)peidh\ di' au)tou= e)rga/zesqai pefu/kasin oi( a)/nqrwpoi. *dabi/d: o(/ti braxi/ones a(martwlw=n suntribh/sontai.
Theodoret (PG 80, 1129c) on Psalm 36:17 LXX.
[1] Or: power.
Keywords: Christianity; definition; ethics; imagery; religion; rhetoric
Translated by: William Hutton on 21 October 2002@22:11:00.
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Catharine Roth (added note) on 22 October 2002@00:53:09.
David Whitehead (added note; cosmetics) on 6 June 2003@08:44:45.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 13 June 2011@06:00:45.
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 3 June 2012@08:28:10.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 13 August 2012@00:50:20.
David Whitehead (coding and other cosmetics) on 23 September 2015@10:20:42.


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