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Exodus 21:22

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Exodus 21:22

Postby IreneY » Tue Oct 24, 2006 8:35 pm

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Re: Exodus 21:22

Postby Bert » Wed Oct 25, 2006 12:26 am

IreneY wrote:

Now two questions:
a) do you think this is a good translation?

Do we think the Greek is a good tranlation of the Hebrew?
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Re: Exodus 21:22

Postby modus.irrealis » Wed Oct 25, 2006 1:15 am

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Postby IreneY » Wed Oct 25, 2006 1:22 am

Bert yes, as modus said (thanks modus :) ) there are different translations. Quite different really. Different meaning actually (apart from the "the one who hit will pay the amount etc".

Modus thanks again
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Postby gospel777 » Sat Dec 09, 2006 12:32 pm

Hi Im do not know Greek so I cannot say nothing about the Greek translation but Im know Hebrew and on Hebrew there is written (this is one good translation) "If men strive, and hurt a woman with child, so that her fruit depart [from her], and yet no mischief follow: he shall be surely punished, according as the woman's husband will lay upon him; and he shall pay as the judges [determine].


Exd 21:23 And if [any] mischief follow, then thou shalt give life for life"


"woman with child" that is mean on her womb
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Postby IreneY » Sat Dec 09, 2006 5:08 pm

Thank you Gospel! So the original is a bit more vague I see and it looks like we've added something there in translation.
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