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by Lostntym8
Sat Jan 17, 2015 7:17 pm
Forum: The Agora
Topic: ἔν νῶ ἔχω τίνα; (Ancient Greek 20 questions)
Replies: 60
Views: 37192

Re: ἔν νῶ ἔχω τίνα; (Ancient Greek 20 questions)

Today is the first time in over a year that I have looked at Textkit. I enjoyed reading the exchange! And I too like the way μάχομαι was used to mean "contradict". That was the very meaning that came to mind from the context. It probably took me about 10 minutes to read the thread so the game went m...
by Lostntym8
Sun Oct 20, 2013 10:00 pm
Forum: Composition Board
Topic: One fish...
Replies: 2
Views: 3118

One fish...

εἱς ἰχθύς, δύο ἰχθῦς, ἰχθύς κόκκινος, ἰχθύς ὑακίνθινος

I'm trying to capture in Koine Greek the thought; One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish.

How well have I done?
by Lostntym8
Sat Jun 29, 2013 8:17 pm
Forum: The Agora
Topic: What's the weather like today (Ἑλληνιστί)
Replies: 3290
Views: 1051534

Re: What's the weather like where you live today (Greek)

σήμερον, μὲν οὖν πολλοῦ πολύς θερμός ἐστιν. ἔχομεν ὅδε ἐν τῳ πόλι τοῦ κρήμνου κοκκίνου (Red Bluff) θερμόν ἀντὶ θερμός!
by Lostntym8
Sat May 04, 2013 5:09 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: New Members Introduction Thread (New Users Post Here!)
Replies: 625
Views: 219393

Re: New Members Introduction Thread (New Users Post Here!)

Hey! I'm Timothy Scott Lawson. I go by my middle name Scott on accounta my mom didn't want two Tims in the house...My dad's first name is Timothy but his middle name is Dare! Αμεν, αμεν λεγω ὑμιν! I have been chipping away at Biblical Greek since I was 20...I'm now 44...Ugh! My definition of experie...
by Lostntym8
Wed May 01, 2013 8:02 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: New Members Introduction Thread (New Users Post Here!)
Replies: 625
Views: 219393

Re: New Members Introduction Thread (New Users Post Here!)

Hello, My name is Scott Lawson and I have been studying Biblical Greek on my own for a number of years. I was invited by a friend to join in on the discussion at the topic; What's the weather like where you live today. I have some little hope to soon write a historical novel in Ancient Greek, both t...
by Lostntym8
Wed May 01, 2013 7:34 pm
Forum: The Agora
Topic: What's the weather like today (Ἑλληνιστί)
Replies: 3290
Views: 1051534

Re: What's the weather like where you live today (Greek)

τημερον μεν δεινα φυσαν τον ἀνεμον ὡδε ἐν τω κρημνω κοκκινου (Red Bluff), καλιφορνια.