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Greek words in Peshitta
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I would like to hear various opinions on this question:  There are various Greek loan words in the Peshitta.  Examples are pentecosta (Acts 2), namosa, Christiana, etc.  These words beg several questions.  Were they in common usage by Jews in the 1st century?  Were they put into the Peshitta text later?  Why were words like Shavuot, Oreta, Meshikya not used in their place?  This should be especially important for Peshitta primacists.  All viewpoints are welcome and will be helpful to me.  Thank you.
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Greek words in Peshitta - by jdefrancisco - 06-11-2019, 10:31 PM
RE: Greek words in Peshitta - by Nimrod Warda - 06-14-2019, 07:32 PM
RE: Greek words in Peshitta - by Thirdwoe - 06-14-2019, 07:33 PM

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