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The Sacred Kural; Or, The Tamil Veda of Tiruvalluvar;

By: Tiruvalluvar; Popley, Herbert A

...F INDIA SERIES Planned by J. N. FARQUHAR, M.A., D.Litt. (Oxon.), D.D. (Aberdeen). {The Right Reverend V. S. AZARIAH, LL.D. (Cantab.), Bishop of Dornak... ...xon.), D.D. (Aberdeen). {The Right Reverend V. S. AZARIAH, LL.D. (Cantab.), Bishop of Dornakal. E. C. BEWICK, M.A. (Cantab.) J. N. C. GANGULY. M.A. (B... ...A. (Cantab.) J. N. C. GANGULY. M.A. (Birmingham), Darsan-Sastri. Already published The Heart of Buddhism. K. J. SAUNDERS, M.A., D.Litt. (Cantab.) A Hi... ....) J. N. C. GANGULY. M.A. (Birmingham), Darsan-Sastri. Already published The Heart of Buddhism. K. J. SAUNDERS, M.A., D.Litt. (Cantab.) A History of K... ...rder that every educated Indian, whether rich or poor, may be able to find his way into the treasures of India's past. Many Europeans, both in India a... ...prepare a volume for the Heritage of India Series on The Sacred Kural, the ethical Bible of the Tamil people. Ever since I began to study this little ... ...f thought I have come to the conclusion that the Authorised English version of the Bible is the proper model to be followed. The resemblance of the th... ... also I am indebted. With the exception of Mrs. Tirunavukkarasu, none of the other translators has endeavoured to reproduce the terseness and brevity ... ...to the spirit of the poet. In the notes I have also quoted the renderings of other translators, where this seemed desirable. It has not been possible ...

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List of Bible translations by language

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...Bible United Bible Societies reported that translations of at least part of the Bible ha... ... United Bible Societies reported that translations of at least part of the Bible have been made into more than 2,530 languages... ... United Bible Societies reported that translations of at least part of the Bible have been made into more than 2,530 languages, including complete... ...es reported that translations of at least part of the Bible have been made into more than 2,530 languages, including complete Old or New Testaments in... ...Old or New Testaments in 1,715 languages, including 55 sign languages, and the complete text of the Bible (Protestant canon) in 531 languages, as of N... ...nts in 1,715 languages, including 55 sign languages, and the complete text of the Bible (Protestant canon) in 531 languages, as of November 2014. [1] ... ...1,715 languages, including 55 sign languages, and the complete text of the Bible (Protestant canon) in 531 languages, as of November 2014. [1] Accordi... ...on) in 531 languages, as of November 2014. [1] According to Wycliffe Bible Translators, 2,883 have access to at least a book of the Bible, including 1... ... New Testament in their native language. It is estimated by Wycliffe Bible Translators that there are 1,860 languages (representing around 180 million...

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A Catalogue of the Tamil Books in the Library of the British Museum

By: British Museum. Department of Oriental Printed Books and Manuscripts; Barnett, Lionel D. (Lionel David), 1871-1960; Pope, George Uglow, 1820-1908

... A CATALOGUE OF THE TAMIL BOOKS IN THE LIBRARY OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM by L. D. ... ... A CATALOGUE OF THE TAMIL BOOKS IN THE LIBRARY OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM by L. D. BARNETT ... ...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: A CATALOGUE OF THE TAMIL BOOKS IN THE LIBRARY OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM Author: L. D. BAR... ...Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: A CATALOGUE OF THE TAMIL BOOKS IN THE LIBRARY OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM Author: L. D. BARNET... ...70. fff. 5. AESOP. Aesop's Fables, containing instructive morals, translated into Tamil by A. Therooven- gada Pillay [together with the English text] ... ...roolappen, etc. 1852. 12. 14170. b. 32. The Scripture Mirror,or Index of the Bible. Containing the principal words, alphabetically arranged. f^jSuj Ql... ...i . [Viviliya-nul- varal-aru. An anti-Christian tract upon the origin of the Bible.] pp. 14. tuirLpuuiresurui eQQrrirfil [Jaffna, 1889.] 16. 14170. d.... ...tions of the translation of the Bible as revised by Fabricius and subsequent translators on the basis of Ziegenbalg and Griindler'sversion :] See BIBL... ...tions of the translation of the Bible as revised by Fabricius and subsequent translators on the basis of Ziegenbalg's version :] See BIBLE. - See FEEY...

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Telugu language

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...Subcategories This category has the following 9 subcategories, out of 9 total. ... ...Subcategories This category has the following 9 subcategories, out of 9 total. T ... ... Translators to Telugu ... ... Pages in category "Telugu language" The following 25 pages are in this category, out of 25 total. ... ...egory "Telugu language" The following 25 pages are in this category, out of 25 total. B Bi... ...t of 25 total. B Bible translations into Telugu C ... ... B Bible translations into Telugu C Central Iowa Telu... ... Translators to Telugu ... ...t of 25 total. B Bible translations into Telugu C ...

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Report of the Upper Canada Bible Society and of the Society's Operations for the Year Ending

By: Upper Canada Bible Society

...! m \909 THE SEVENTIETH REPORT BIBLE SOCIETY Soei An Auxiliary to the Canadian Bible Society Whiqh is an A... ...! m \909 THE SEVENTIETH REPORT BIBLE SOCIETY Soei An Auxiliary to the Canadian Bible Society Whiqh is an Auxiliary to the British and Foreign... ...he Canadian Bible Society Whiqh is an Auxiliary to the British and Foreign Bible Society For the Year Ending December 31st, 1909 Beinu the 81st Year o... ...Society Whiqh is an Auxiliary to the British and Foreign Bible Society For the Year Ending December 31st, 1909 Beinu the 81st Year of the Society s Op... ... Bible Society For the Year Ending December 31st, 1909 Beinu the 81st Year of the Society s Operations under its Successive Names of "York Bible ... ...s under its Successive Names of "York Bible Society," "City of Toronto Bible Society," and "Upper Canada Bible Society."... ...ed by themselves. VII. That the Committee divide their sphere of operation into districts, and appoint visitors for each district to solicit subscript... ...) tongue, and have learned to be (true) philosophers." And King James translators quote this and a similar passage from Theodoret, which says ; *... ...a movement towards the union of the two great Kafir versions. In China the translators of the "Union" versions in Wenli and Mandarin are mak...

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Arumuka Navalar

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...ka Cause of death General illness ... ...நாவலர், āṟumuka nāvalar , 18 December 1822 – 5 December 1879) was one of the early revivalists of native Hindu Tamil traditions in Sri Lanka and ... ...லர், āṟumuka nāvalar , 18 December 1822 – 5 December 1879) was one of the early revivalists of native Hindu Tamil traditions in Sri Lanka and Ind... ...raditions that had come under a long period of dormancy and decline during the previous 400 years of colonial rule by various European powers. A stude... ...missionary school system who assisted in the translation of the King James Bible into Tamil, he was influential in creating a period of intense religi... ...nary school system who assisted in the translation of the King James Bible into Tamil, he was influential in creating a period of intense religious tr... ...eter Percival also used him to assist in the translation of the King James Bible and other Christian literature.[6] Arumugam worked with Percival from... ... Sri Lankan Hindu missionaries Translators of the Bible into Tamil Tamil-language wr... ... Alumni of Jaffna Central College 19th-century translators ...

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A Grammar of the Tamil Language : With Appendix

By: Rhenius, C. T. E. (Charles Theophilus Ewald), 1790-1838

...World Public Library.org LANGUAGE: WITH AN APPENDIX Title: A GRAMMAR OF THE TAMIL LANGUAGE: WITH AN APPENDIX Author: C. T. E. RHENIUS Language: ... ...ld Public Library.org LANGUAGE: WITH AN APPENDIX Title: A GRAMMAR OF THE TAMIL LANGUAGE: WITH AN APPENDIX Author: C. T. E. RHENIUS Language: Eng... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...n, 42 14 Further division of Nouns in high and no-caste, 43 15 Subdivision into 5 classes (Lj/rci)) or genders, ihid. 16 Cases of Nouns and Declension... ...anguages, and in the Appendix given a translation of the English particles into Tamil, noticing various other differences between the English and Tami... ...m may certainly be learned from them to a considerable degree ; but as the translators seem, mostly, to have been Bramins, they have left many Sanscri... ...ion proceeds, thus : 'S(^^^iT^^iLj&rsireijO!r^^Ceij^irrOs=!r»>ss3'^P^, the Bible saitk, God is righteous, i. o., tluii God is righteous. ^ih S(^ppnQ:Z... ...Notwithstanding all the opposition which exists in Ireland to the cause rf Bible education, it is on the increase, Q^eusu^v-ars-^^ir G Loe^:lLsu'j: J;...

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Christianity in India

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...and Subcategories This category has the following 16 subcategories, out of 16 total. ... ... Subcategories This category has the following 16 subcategories, out of 16 total. A ... ... Christian communities of India ... ... Translators of the Bible into Hindi ... ... Translators of the Bible into Hindi ... ... Translators of the Bible into Hindi ... ... Translators of the Bible into Hindi ... ... Baselios Thoma Didymos I Bethany Madhom Bible Tower Bible translations into Konkani Bible t... ... Translators of the Bible into Hindi ...

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The Highway in the Wilderness : A Popular Illustrated Report of the British and Foreign Bible Society for the Year MdCCCcvii-Viii : Volume 7

By: British and Foreign Bible Society

...WILDERNESS A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY- 1907-1908 FRQM THE LIBRARY OF TR... ...WILDERNESS A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY- 1907-1908 FRQM THE LIBRARY OF TR^TY... ...WILDERNESS A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY- 1907-1908 FRQM THE LIBRARY OF TR^TY COLLEGE \ THE HIGHW... ... FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY- 1907-1908 FRQM THE LIBRARY OF TR^TY COLLEGE \ THE HIGHWAY IN THE WILDERNESS Photo by A LOG-JAM ON A CANADIAN RIVER. ... .... Neville Edwards. E IGHWAY N HE W: JJERNESS A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MDCCCCVII-VIII THE BI... ...Y N HE W: JJERNESS A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MDCCCCVII-VIII THE BIBLE HOUSE QUEEN VICTORIA ST... ...re than ' ground trodden upon.' And the ancient Pilgrim Road from Damascus into Arabia, which has been used for uncounted centuries, still consists me... ...e Nupe." No translator could earn a more enviable testimonial. Two Pioneer Translators, During the last few months God has called away two gifted and ... ... arsenal and storehouse from which they draw their indispensable supplies. Translators and revisers of the Scriptures come from various professions an...

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Malayalam

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... Academy for Malayalam literature, Government of Kerala Language codes ... ...(മലയാളം, Malayāḷam  ) is a language spoken in India, predominantly in the state of Kerala. It is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India and w... ...alayāḷam  ) is a language spoken in India, predominantly in the state of Kerala. It is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India and was designa... ...al Language in India in 2013.[4] Malayalam has official language status in the state of Kerala and in the union territories of Lakshadweep and Puduche... ...of Malayalam in scholarly usage is from Sanskrit.[9] Before Malayalam came into being, Old Tamil was used in literature and courts of a region called ... ...opted for writing and came to be known as Arya Ezhuttu.[11] This developed into the modern Malayalam script.[12] Many medieval liturgical texts were w... ...lu-Malayalam types(Tigalari)as used in Grantha Bhasa in 1819.The Malayalam Bible produced by Benjamin Bailey 1829 was overtly Sanskrit and was conside... ...e near Thalassery and consulted them in works. He also translated The Holy Bible into Malayalam.[32][33] Together with Tamil, Toda... ... by K. N. Menon must be mentioned. One of the most successful of the later translators was C. S. Subramaniam Potti who set a good model by his transla...

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The Jubilee Memorial of the British and Foreign Bible Society, 1853-1854 : Containing a Selection of the Documents Issued during the Jubilee Year, A Report of the Jubilee Proceedings, Together with a Summary of Contributions, And Various Tabular Statements

By: British and Foreign Bible Society

...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCITEY Title: THE JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN... ...on World Public Library.org BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCITEY Title: THE JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCITEY Author: La... ...rary.org BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCITEY Title: THE JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCITEY Author: Language: English Subj... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...s .... 7-~> ,, VI. A Plea, for the Benevolent Fund . . . . 83 ., VII. Bible Colportage on the Continent . . . 8S ,, VIII. The providence ofGod ... ...objects proj>osed, were not only approved of, but practically carried into execution to a far greater extent than the Committee ventured to ant... ...espective Committees, in order to the subject of the Address and Resolutions into consideration. THE JUBILEE CELEBRATION OK THE Jkittsjj an& jfnrngti... ...esired ; yet, by the kind provi dence of God, he was succeeded by other able translators, who, by their individual or combined exertions, produced imp...

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History of Swedish

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...In the 9th century, Old Norse began to diverge into Old West Norse (Norway and Iceland) and Old East Norse (Sweden and Den... ...est Norse (Norway and Iceland) and Old East Norse (Sweden and Denmark). In the 12th century, the dialects of Denmark and Sweden began to diverge, beco... ...and Old East Norse (Sweden and Denmark). In the 12th century, the dialects of Denmark and Sweden began to diverge, becoming Old Danish and Old Swedish... ...enmark and Sweden began to diverge, becoming Old Danish and Old Swedish in the 13th century. All were heavily influenced by Middle Low German during t... ... influenced by Middle Low German during the medieval period. Though stages of language development are never as sharply delimited as implied here, and... ... Front page of the Gustav Vasa Bible of 1541. The title translated to English reads: "The Bible / That is ... ...ng power, the new monarch Gustav Vasa ordered a Swedish translation of the Bible. The New Testament came out in 1526, followed by a full Bible transla... ...itions, it remained the most common Bible translation until 1917. The main translators were Laurentius Andreæ and the brothers Laurentius and Olaus Pe... ... intentionally due to the ongoing rivalry between the countries. All three translators came from central Sweden which is generally seen as adding spec...

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The Bible Atlas of Maps and Plans to Illustrate the Geography and Topography of the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha, With Explanatory Notes, Also a Complete Index to the Geographical Names in the English Bibles

By: Clark, Samuel, Rector of Eaton Bishop

... THE BIBLE ATLAS by SAMUEL CLARK THE BIBLE ATLAS. -7JT THE BIBLE ATLAS a nft TO ILLUSTRATE THE GEOGRAPHY ... ...HE BIBLE ATLAS by SAMUEL CLARK THE BIBLE ATLAS. -7JT THE BIBLE ATLAS a nft TO ILLUSTRATE THE GEOGRAPHY AND ... ...TLAS. -7JT THE BIBLE ATLAS a nft TO ILLUSTRATE THE GEOGRAPHY AND TOPOGRAPHY OF THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS AND THE APOCRYPHA, WITH EXPLANATORY NOTES, ... ...S. -7JT THE BIBLE ATLAS a nft TO ILLUSTRATE THE GEOGRAPHY AND TOPOGRAPHY OF THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS AND THE APOCRYPHA, WITH EXPLANATORY NOTES, BY ... ...E APOCRYPHA, WITH EXPLANATORY NOTES, BY THE LATE SAMUEL CLARK, M.A., RECTOli OF EATON BISHOP, HEREFORD. ALSO A COMPLETE INDEX TO THE GEOGRAPHICAL NAME... ...OP, HEREFORD. ALSO A COMPLETE INDEX TO THE GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES IN THE ENGLISH BIBLE, BY GEORGE GROVE, HONORARY SECRETARY TO THE PALESTINE EXPLORATION F... ...tory regarding the early migrations of races, and from philological research into the ancient names of places and peoples as preserved by the ancient ... ...KM. ij avfnraaa, Kal TO irafxiTtlvovTa. It thus appears that the Alexandrian translators did not connect the names with any peoples known to the Greek... ...ars to be used in its larger sense (Gen. xv. 20 ; Josh. xvii. 15), where our translators have rendered it " Giants." Their name was long retained in t...

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Victor Premasagar

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... Church Church of South India See ... ... Previous post General Secretary of the Church of South India Victor Premasagar (Meda... ... Previous post General Secretary of the Church of South India Victor Premasagar (Medak, ... ... Victor Premasagar (Medak, 1927 – Guntur, 2005) was the fourth successor of Frank Whittaker as Bishop in Medak. He was an India... ...th Conference 6.2 Bible Society of India 7 Retirement 8 ... ... to the ancient Indian epics, his boyhood was filled with stories from the Bible. In the foreword to Promise in the Ancestral Narratives, his doctoral... ...ishopric. It was at this time that indigenous methods were devised and put into practice for raising funds from the local congregations for supporting... ...eaths Indian biblical scholars Translators of the Bible into Telugu Telugu people ... ... Indian biblical scholars Translators of the Bible into Telugu Telugu people India...

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Jubilee Memorial of the American Bible Society : Being a Review of Its First Fifty Years' Work : Prepared by Appointment of the Anniversary Committee, And Preached in Parts, 6Th May, 1866, In Presbyterian Church Corner 19Th Street and Fifth Avenue

By: Ferris, Isaac, 1798-1873; American Bible Society

...RIS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Title: JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY ... ...orld Public Library.org AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Title: JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Author: ISAAC FERRIS Language: English Sub... ...d Public Library.org AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Title: JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Author: ISAAC FERRIS Language: English Subjec... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...... ...ed, in his large benevolence, at once to undertake a tour of investiga- tion into the spiritual condition of the western and southern parts of the lan... ... translation. Certain rules, prescribed by the king, were transmitted to the translators by the bishop of London, at midsummer, 1604. Among these the ... ... to be considered of seriously and judi- ciously." Besides these forty-seven translators, it appears that " three or four of the most eminent and grav...

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Language localisation

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... Literary Bible Qur'an ... ...ks and magazines on translation Bible translations by language T... ... Translated books Translators ... ... Language localisation[nb 1] is the process of adapting a product that has been previously translated into ... ... Language localisation[nb 1] is the process of adapting a product that has been previously translated into different la... ...] is the process of adapting a product that has been previously translated into different languages to a specific country or region (from Latin locus ... ...nt languages to a specific country or region (from Latin locus (place) and the English term locale, "a place where something happens or is set").[1] I... ...e, "a place where something happens or is set").[1] It is the second phase of a larger process of product translation and cultural adaptation (for spe... ... Heather Maxwell (October–November 2008). "Practical skills for video game translators". MultiLingual (Sandpoint, Idaho: MultiLingual Computing). ...

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Jubilee Memorial of the American Bible Society : Being a Review of Its First Fifty Years' Work : Prepared by Appointment of the Anniversary Committee, And Preached in Parts, 6Th May, 1866, In Presbyterian Church Corner 19Th Street and Fifth Avenue

By: Ferris, Isaac, 1798-1873; American Bible Society

...RIS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Title: JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY ... ...orld Public Library.org AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Title: JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Author: ISAAC FERRIS Language: English Sub... ...d Public Library.org AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Title: JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY Author: ISAAC FERRIS Language: English Subjec... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...... ...ed, in his large benevolence, at once to undertake a tour of investiga- tion into the spiritual condition of the western and southern parts of the lan... ... translation. Certain rules, prescribed by the king, were transmitted to the translators by the bishop of London, at midsummer, 1604. Among these the ... ... to be considered of seriously and judi- ciously." Besides these forty-seven translators, it appears that cc three or four of the most eminent and gra...

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Transliteration

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... Literary Bible Qur'an ... ...ks and magazines on translation Bible translations by language T... ... Translated books Translators ... ... Transliteration is the conversion of a text from one script to another.[1] ... ... Transliteration is the conversion of a text from one script to another.[1] For instance, ... ...t to another.[1] For instance, a Latin transliteration of the Greek phrase "Ελληνική Δημοκρατία", usually translated as 'Hellenic ... ...o another.[1] For instance, a Latin transliteration of the Greek phrase "Ελληνική Δημοκρατία", usually translated as 'Hellenic Rep... ... Systematic transliteration is a mapping from one system of writing into another, typically grapheme to grapheme. Most transliteration systems ... ...eration is opposed to transcription, which maps the sounds of one language into a writing system. Still, most systems of transliteration map the lette...

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Murray's illustrated Bible dictionary

By: Piercy, William Coleman

... ' "- r FIRST EDITION Reprinted . October 1908 January 1909 MURRAY'S ILLUSTRATED BIBLE DICTIONARY EDITED BY THE REV. WILLIAM C. PIERCY, M.A DEAN... ...inted . October 1908 January 1909 MURRAY'S ILLUSTRATED BIBLE DICTIONARY EDITED BY THE REV. WILLIAM C. PIERCY, M.A DEAN AND CHAPLAIN OF WHITELANDS... ...LUSTRATED BIBLE DICTIONARY EDITED BY THE REV. WILLIAM C. PIERCY, M.A DEAN AND CHAPLAIN OF WHITELANDS COLLEGE WITH COLOURED MAPS AND 365 ILLUSTRATIONS ... ...ND AYLESBURY. PREFACE MODERN scholarship, research, and discovery have thrown a flood of new light upon the Bible during recent years ; especially in... ...FACE MODERN scholarship, research, and discovery have thrown a flood of new light upon the Bible during recent years ; especially in regard to textual... ... MODERN scholarship, research, and discovery have thrown a flood of new light upon the Bible during recent years ; especially in regard to textual cri... ...b and Abihu, Aaron's two eldest sons, for offering strange fire, perhaps through being intoxicated (Lev. 10.1,2,9). Thenceforward Aaron is specific- a... .... Adder. This word is used for any poisonous snake, and applied in this p sense by the translators of A.V., who use in a similar way the term ASP. The... ... the emerald of the text, as the translation of a i different Heb. word, nophekh : the translators j evidently being perplexed (and this may some- tim...

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Cornish literature

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...The opening verses of Origo Mundi, the first play of the Ordinalia (the magnum opus of mediaeval Cornish liter... ...The opening verses of Origo Mundi, the first play of the Ordinalia (the magnum opus of mediaeval Cornish literature), written... ...agnum opus of mediaeval Cornish literature), written by an unknown monk in the late 14th century Cornish literatu... ...rtually none from the 18th and 19th centuries but writing in revived forms of Cornish began in the early 20th century. ... ...n the Cornish language.[2] In 2001 this important work was translated back into Cornish by Julyan Holmes.[3] Pascon agan Arluth ('... ... and curates (1555; nine of these were by John Harpsfield) were translated into Cornish by John Tregear, and are now the largest single work of tradit... ...iyat of Omar Khayyam (ISBN 0-907064-29-9) in 1990. Beginning in the 2000s, translators set about translating the Bible in order to redress the handica... ...-9) in 1990. Beginning in the 2000s, translators set about translating the Bible in order to redress the handicap unique to Cornish, in that of all th... ...o Cornish, in that of all the modern Celtic languages, only Cornish had no Bible translation. The first complete edition of the New Testament in Corni...

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Popular Illustrated Report

By: British and Foreign Bible Society

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF THE BIBLE Title: THE CONQUESTS OF THE BIBLE Author: Language: Engl... ... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF THE BIBLE Title: THE CONQUESTS OF THE BIBLE Author: Language: English... ... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF THE BIBLE Title: THE CONQUESTS OF THE BIBLE Author: Language: English Su... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...... ...l is like the great mountains, which take new colours and group themselves into fresh masses and outlines as we view them from this side or that, in s... ...iety s auspices, and mainly at its expense. Its payments made last year to translators and revisers alone amounted to over .4,000. During the past twe... ...an lands they become our most effective distributors as well as our ablest translators. When they return home, they act as our warmest advocates, clai...

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Hebrew literature

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...al arts Lists of Jews associated with the visual arts ... ... Lists of Jews associated with the visual arts ... ...losophy Lists of Jews associated with literature and journalism ... ... Hebrew literature consists of ancient, medieval, and modern writings in the Hebrew language. It is one of the primary forms of Jewish literature, t... ...arison, the most important work of ancient Hebrew literature is the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh). The Mishna, compiled around 200 CE, is ... ...o active in translating Jewish rabbinic and secular literature from Arabic into Hebrew. Modern Hebrew literature ... ...o as "a poem that in its classic perfection of style is second only to the Bible."[4] Luzzatto's pupil in Amsterdam, David Franco Mendes (1713–92), in... ...astern Jewish authors. Moses Mendelssohn's translation of the Hebrew Bible into German inspired interest in the Hebrew language that led to the foundi... ...lend of biblical, Talmudic and modern Hebrew. Literary translators into Modern Hebrew, most notably Leah Goldberg among others, al...

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Popular Illustrated Report

By: British and Foreign Bible Society

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org THE NATIONS Title: THE WORD AMONG THE NATIONS Author: Language: Engli... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ... AMONG THE NATIONS A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMVIII-IX THE BIBLE HOUSE QUEEN VICTORIA STREET... ...that this period is reckoned to end on ^December 31^, 1908, as regards the Bible Society's foreign work ; and as regards its borne work y on March 3it... ...e found ? " And the Voice went forth throughout the world, and was divided into seventy voices, according to the seventy tongues of men, and each nati... ...ohn Eliot's experience has been reproduced in the lives of many subsequent translators, whose prayers and pains, joined with their faith, have moved a... ...nscious of His tones. This noble self-sacrifice and heroic drudgery of the translators, coupled with the magnificent devotion of those who have carrie...

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Virginia Synod

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... Office of the Bishop, Bittle Hall ... ... Office of the Bishop, Bittle Hall ... ... Country United States of America Statistics ... ...urrent leadership Bishop of the Virginia Synod Rev. James F. Mauney ... ... Bible translators ... ... Bible translators ... ... Norwegian Bible Society Samuel... ... Tamil Evangelical Lutheran Church ... ... Bible translators ...

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Popular Illustrated Report

By: British and Foreign Bible Society

...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ... MORE GOLDEN THAN GOLD /? /> , / * xC)^ t^ A-- <--- -^- THE BIBLE HOUSE, QUEEN VICTORIA STREET, LONDON 19x2 INTRODUCTORY NOTE Except w... ...incidents and statistics in this Popular Report of the British and Foreign Bible Society belong to last year s record. It should be noted that this pe... ...is discovery of metals and of the means of working them. When we gaze back into the grey morning of the world before history began, we dis tinguish ro... ...t and changed his whole life were read in his native tongue. The trials of Translators. Much might be written about the inherent difficulties of accur... ...uences were banished, and all hostilities were mute." Again and again translators of diverse Churches have proved the unifying influence of Holy ...

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Maithili language

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...ion Jharkhand, Northern Bihar, Terai Region of Nepal Nativ... ...; Nepal Interim Constitution 2007  India 8th schedule of Constitution of India, Bihar ... ...on people as of 2000, of which 2.8 million were in Nepal. It is written in the Devanagari script.[4] In the past, Maithili was written primarily in Mi... ... Magahi, and Awadhi. In 2002, Maithili was included in the Eighth Schedule of the Indian Constitution, which allows it to be used ... ...a and Pohela Baishakh in Poschim Banga, Rangali Bihu in Assam, Puthandu in Tamil Nadu, and Vaishakhi in Punjab are also observed on the same day. Thes... ... The main characteristics of Magadhi Prakrit is to mutate 'r' into 's', the 'n' for n, of 'j' for 'y', of 'b' for 'y' In the edicts of As... ... by itself and becomes the Maithili script—a script which ultimately comes into use in Assam, Bengal and Nepal. The earliest recorded epigraphic evide... ...2010 a translation of the New Testament into Maithili was published by the Bible Society of India under joint copyright with Nepal Wycliffe Bible Tran... ...the Bible Society of India under joint copyright with Nepal Wycliffe Bible Translators. The development of Maithili in modern era ...

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Popular Illustrated Report : Volume 7

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... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org IN THE WILDERNESS Title: THE HIGHWAY IN THE WILDERNESS Author: Language:... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ...ibrary.net {NESS A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY-- -1907-1908 THE HIGHWAY IN THE WILDERNESS Photo by Neville... ... IN THE WILDERNESS A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MDCCCCVII-VIII THE BIBLE HOUSE QUEEN VICTORIA ST... ...ore than 4 ground trodden upon. And the ancient Pilgrim Road from Damascus into Arabia, which has been used for uncounted centuries, still consists me... ...e." No translator could earn a more enviable testimonial. Two Pioneer Translators, During the last few months God has called away two gifted and ... ... arsenal and storehouse from which they draw their indispensable supplies. Translators and revisers of the Scriptures come from various professions an...

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Timeline of Christian missions

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...This timeline of Christian missions chronicles the global expansion of Christianity through a listing of the most signific... ...This timeline of Christian missions chronicles the global expansion of Christianity through a listing of the most significant missionary outrea... ... 2 Early Christianity 3 Era of the Seven Ecumenical Councils 4 Mid... ... 2 Early Christianity 3 Era of the Seven Ecumenical Councils 4 Middle... ...] 50 - Council of Jerusalem on admitting Gentiles into the Church[3] 51 - Paul begins his second mis... ... an estimated 10% of the world's population is now Christian; parts of the Bible are available in 10 different languages[21] ... ... with the Goths in present-day Romania [28] 350 - Bible is translated into Saidic, an Egyptian language [29] ... ... 1942 - William Cameron Townsend founds Wycliffe Bible Translators; New Tribes mission founded with a vision to reach the tribal p... ... Josephine Makil becomes the first African-American to join Wycliffe Bible Translators; Feba Radio founded in UK. 1960 - Kenn...

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Popular Illustrated Report : Volume 10

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...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...ALED, THERE IS NO PROFIT. Preface to the Authorised Version of the English Bible, 16 1 1 THE BIBLE HOUSE QUEEN VICTORIA STREET LONDON 1911 INTRODUCTO... ...incidents and statistics in this Popular Report of the British and Foreign Bible Society belong to last year s record. It should be noted that this pe... ...ht and fire." In such a case human nature s many needs are all merged into one wild, imperious craving for water. Small wonder that nomad tribes ... ...letri, criedDan ton, pourvu que la France soit libre. So the noble army of translators has toiled on in obscurity, content to be ignored so that God s... ...g home to us all the profound importance of that event. The labours of the Translators and of My Ancestor, King James the First, who directed andwatch...

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List of loanwords in Indonesian

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...Dutch, Chinese and other Austronesian languages . Indonesian differs from the Malaysian language in a number of respects, primarily due to the ... ...ian languages . Indonesian differs from the Malaysian language in a number of respects, primarily due to the different influences both languages e... ...due to the different influences both languages experienced. Vice versa, words of Malay-Indonesian origin also has been borrowed into English. Words b... ...erienced. Vice versa, words of Malay-Indonesian origin also has been borrowed into English. Words borrowed into English (e.g., bamboo, orangutan, dug... ...al presence in Malaysia and Singapore. One exception is "bantam", derived from the name of the Indonesian province Banten in Western Java (see Oxfor... ...r is "lahar" which is Javanese for a volcanic mudflow. Still other words taken into modern English from Malay/Indonesian probably have other origins (... ... English from Malay/Indonesian probably have other origins (e.g., "satay" from Tamil, or "ketchup" from Chinese). Chronology The study on Indonesia... ...اموس qamus = dictionary). Allah is the word for God even in Christian Bible translations. Many early Bible translators, when they came acro... ...the word for God even in Christian Bible translations. Many early Bible translators, when they came across some unusual Hebrew words or prope...

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Popular Report

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... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXXI-XXII Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE ... ...iterature Collection World Public Library.org FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXXI-XXII Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIG... ...OREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXXI-XXII Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXXI-XXII Author: ... ...E YEAR MCMXXI-XXII Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXXI-XXII Author: Language: English Subject:... ... Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXXI-XXII Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literatu... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...d. By virtue of that revelation the old exclusive tribal morality expanded into a universal brotherhood which embraced the slave and the outcast, the ... ...ted, the Bible Society prints and publishes it, without cost either to the translators or to the missions which receive and circulate the books. The S... ...e, on an average, about once every five or six weeks. 7 BUILDING THE CITV Translators of Scripture are drawn from all ranks and classes ofmen. For ex...

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Carrier language

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... Region Central Interior of British Columbia Ethnicit... ...ern Carrier The Carrier language is a Northern Athabaskan language. It is named after t... ...skan language. It is named after the Dakelh people, a First Nations people of the Central Interior of British Columbia, Canada, for whom Carrier is th... ...n language. It is named after the Dakelh people, a First Nations people of the Central Interior of British Columbia, Canada, for whom Carrier is the u... ...n the subject group. The reciprocal form, meaning "each other's", was used into the early twentieth century but has since fallen out of use. ... ...example, a basic motion verb, such as "walk" has derivatives meaning "walk into water", "walk into a hole", "walk ashore", "walk around" and "walk err... ...sponsible for literacy among younger speakers of the language. The Carrier Bible Translation Committee produced a translation of the New Testament tha... ...Columbia: Carrier Linguistic Committee. ^ Carrier Bible Translation Committee. 1995. Yak'usda Ooghuni: 'Andidi Khuni Neba Lha... ...ee. 2002. Yak'usda Bughunek: K'andit Khunek Neba Lhaidinla. Wycliffe Bible Translators. ^ Mackenzie, Alexander (1801) Voyages...

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Popular Illustrated Report

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...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...E SOLEMN THANKSGIVING SERVICE FOR THE CENTENARY OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY IN ST. PAUL S CATHEDRAL, SUNDAY, MARCH BTH, 1904. The Archbis... ... A HUNDRED YEARS A A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE CENTENARY YEAR 1903-4 THOU SAYEST " WELL DONE,&q... ... million letters : the people of this country afford to spend each year on intoxicating drink 50 for every letter in the Bible. During the course of t... ...tinue to pray God to give you power and means to translate the Words ofGod into all the languages of the people of Africa. Thuswe send you a demonstra... ...t spoken by over 3,000,000 people in the Central Provinces. The respective translators are the Rev. Dr. Gushing, of theAmerican Baptist Missionary Uni...

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Christianity in the 17th century

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...The first page of Genesis from the 1611 first edition of the Authorized King James Version. The KJV is an ... ...The first page of Genesis from the 1611 first edition of the Authorized King James Version. The KJV is an Early Modern English tr... ...horized King James Version. The KJV is an Early Modern English translation of the Bible by certain members of the Church of England that was begun in ... ...ized King James Version. The KJV is an Early Modern English translation of the Bible by certain members of the Church of England that was begun in 160... ... King James Version. The KJV is an Early Modern English translation of the Bible by certain members of the Church of England that was begun in 1604 an... ...in the Atlantic slave trade, which had the effect of transporting Africans into Christian communities. A land war between Christianity and Islam conti... ...of the Sun were heretical, as they contradicted some accounts given in the Bible as understood at that time. Galileo's part in the controversies over ... ...released, based primarily on Wycliffe's work & Bishop's Bible of 1572, translators are accused of being "damnable corrupters of God's word", origi... ...released, based primarily on Wycliffe's work & Bishop's Bible of 1572, translators are accused of being "damnable corrupters of God's word", origi...

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Popular Illustrated Report : Volume 6

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... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF THE TREE Title: THE LEAVES OF THE TREE Author: Language: English ... ... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF THE TREE Title: THE LEAVES OF THE TREE Author: Language: English Sub... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...Library.net TREE APOPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND, FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY 1906-1907 THE LEAVES OF THE TREE THE OLDEST SURVIVING CEDAR... ...LEAVES OF THE TREE A POPULAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MDCCCCVI-VII THE BIBLE HOUSE QUEEN VICTORIA STRE... ...n the most essential function of plants, being the conversion of inorganic into organic matter takes place in all ordinary vegetation only in the gree... ...becomes multiplied over the face of the earth, as His Gospel is adapted by translators into all the varied forms of human speech and spread abroad by ... ...this last twelvemonth the Society has recast its Rules for the Guidance of Translators and Revisers, and published them in an amended shape, laying fr...

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History of the Hungarian language

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...The "Funeral Sermon and Prayer". This text, dated to 1192, is the oldest longer Hungarian-only document. Earlier, Hungarian sentences and... ...ntext. Hungarian is a Uralic language of the Ugric group. It has been spoken in the region of modern-day Hungary ... ...xt. Hungarian is a Uralic language of the Ugric group. It has been spoken in the region of modern-day Hungary sin... ...en spoken in the region of modern-day Hungary since the Hungarian conquest of the Carpathian Basin in the late 9th century. The pr... ...s closest relatives, the Ob-Ugric languages, a small group divided further into the Mansi language and the Khanty language. (This split may be occurre... ... A copy of the Hussite Bible, in the Codex of Munich, dated to 1466 ... ...gardless of these, the most important work is the first translation of the Bible: this is the Hussite Bible, dated to 1430. The Bible was translated b... ...ition pursued these concepts, and the translation was confiscated from the translators; anyway, it became such popular that there are several authenti... ...ition pursued these concepts, and the translation was confiscated from the translators; anyway, it became such popular that there are several authenti...

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Popular Illustrated Report

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...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ... THERE is A RIVER A POPU-LAR ILLUSTRATED REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR 1905-6 " EVERY THING SHALL LIVE WHITHER THE RIVE... ...6 " EVERY THING SHALL LIVE WHITHER THE RIVER COMETH " EZEKIEL xlvii. 9 THE BIBLE HOUSE, 146, QUEEN VICTORIA STREET, LONDON, E.G. 1906 East the forefr... ...f living water, worked by water-wheels, and falling in gentle murmurs down into the fields or the canals. Beyond is the green again, and close upon th... ...ohn Eliot's experience has been reproduced in the lives of many subsequent translators, whose prayers and pains, coupled with their faith, have remove... ... of its loving tones. This noble self-sacrifice and heroic drudgery of the translators, coupled with the magnificent devotion of those who have carrie...

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Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

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... Theology Combination of Old and Neo- Lutheranism with Confessing Movement, Evangelical Catholic,... ... Modified episcopal polity with some powers reserved to the congregation as in congregationalism ... ... Structure The three levels of structure are the national church, 65 middle level syno... ... Structure The three levels of structure are the national church, 65 middle level synods, and local con... ... denomination headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. The ELCA officially came into existence on January 1, 1988, by the merging of three churches. As of ... ...embers).[11] There are also many in the United States, some of which came into being composed of dissidents following the major 1988 merger. ... ... Bible translators ... ... Bible translators ... ... Norwegian Bible Society Samuel...

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... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXX-XXI Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BR... ...iterature Collection World Public Library.org FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXX-XXI Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN ... ... FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXX-XXI Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXX-XXI Author: La... ...THE YEAR MCMXX-XXI Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXX-XXI Author: Language: English Subject: F... ... Title: A POPULAR REPORT OF THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR MCMXX-XXI Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...prove seeds of discord between nations. When we break up a military empire into a number of distinct racial republics, we hope and expect to make stri... ...ges of Togoland, in which a version of St. -Mark's Gospel, made by African translators, has been published for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Missi... ...g and inspiring voices. For it embalms the life long toil of multitudes of translators and revisers in all lands. It represents the trophies and trium...

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Afrikaans

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... Regions shaded dark blue represent areas of concentrated Afrikaans-speaking communities ... ... Afrikaans ( or )[5][6] is one of the official languages of South Africa. It is a West Germanic language s... ... Afrikaans ( or )[5][6] is one of the official languages of South Africa. It is a West Germanic language spok... ...a, Namibia, and to a lesser extent, Botswana and Zimbabwe. It evolved from the Dutch vernacular[7][8] of South Holland[9][10] spoken by the mainly Dut... ...is used in newspapers, radio programs, TV, and several translations of the Bible have been published since the first one was completed in 1933.[1] ... ...andardisation 1.5 The Afrikaans Bible 2 Geographic... ... in the development of the language was the translation of the whole Bible into Afrikaans. Before this, most Cape Dutch-Afrikaans speakers had to rely... ...dus Pannevis, and Stephanus Jacobus du Toit were the first Afrikaans Bible translators. Important landmarks in the translation of the Scriptures were ... ...f English words of Afrikaans origin South African Translators' Institute Tsotsitaal ...

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Untranslatability

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...Untranslatability is a property of a text, or of any utterance, in one language, for which no equivalent te... ..., neither exclusively translatable nor exclusively untranslatable; rather, the degree of difficulty of translation depends on their nature, as well as... ...xclusively translatable nor exclusively untranslatable; rather, the degree of difficulty of translation depends on their nature, as well as on the tra... ...degree of difficulty of translation depends on their nature, as well as on the translator's knowledge of the languages in question. Quite often, a te... ...sion, breaking it down to individual elements and translating each element into the target language word for word. For example, the German word "" can... ...lar and plural forms, the translator may add a word, as in the New English Bible's John 1.51 "I tell you all". Paraphrase Paraphrase, sometimes calle... ... in the target text. For example, the Portuguese word is often translated into English as "the feeling of missing a person who is gone". Yet another ... ...guage. The oldest - best-known - examples, are probably those appearing in Bible translations, e.g. the verse in Genesis (2, 7), which explains why Go... ... never used. The Asterix comic strip is renowned for its French puns; its translators have found many ingenious English substitutes. Other forms of ...

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Arabic literature

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... Matter of Rome Matter of France ... ... Matter of France Matter of Britain Armenian ... ... Arabic literature (Arabic: الأدب العربي‎ / ALA-LC: al-Adab al-‘Arabī) is the writing, both prose and poetry, produced by writers in the Arabic langu... ...riting, both prose and poetry, produced by writers in the Arabic language. The Arabic word used for literature is "adab", which is derived from a mean... ...s in praise of Muhammad and was known as the "prophet's poet". Just as the Bible has held an important place in the literature of other languages, The... ...nah or way and the ones regarded as sahih or genuine of them are collected into hadith. Some of the most significant collections of hadith include tho... ...e. Islamic scholarship The research into the life and times of Muhammad, and determining the genuine parts of t... ...hich spurred a host of historical novels on Arabic subjects. Two important translators were Rifa'a al-Tahtawi and Jabra Ibrahim Jabra. ... ...abic which found great success outside the Muslim world. Other significant translators were Friedrich Rückert and Richard Burton, along with many work...

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Religious violence in India

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...Religious violence in India includes acts of violence by followers of one religious group against followers and insti... ...nce by followers of one religious group against followers and institutions of another religious group, often in the form of rioting.[1] Religious viol... ...up against followers and institutions of another religious group, often in the form of rioting.[1] Religious violence in India, especially in recent t... ...slim – Parsee riots (List of riots in Mumbai). Despite the secular and religiously tolerant constitution of India, broad religious... ... Mahmud of Ghazni made at least sixteen raids into India, against Hindus. Each campaign witnessed religious violence, kil... ...: The Autobiography of Babur, Republished in 2006 as: ISBN 978-9693518733, Translators: Elliot and Dowson ^ Annette Sus... ...pel teams preached under armed guard (one might almost say gun in one hand Bible in the other), and the conduct of the jungle camps was (and to some e... ... Bible Bo... ...: The Autobiography of Babur, Republished in 2006 as: ISBN 978-9693518733, Translators: Elliot and Dowson ^ Annette Sus...

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American literature

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... of a series on the Culture of the United States ... ... a series on the Culture of the United States ... ... Flag Coat of arms ... ... American literature is the literature written or produced in the area of the United States and its... ...ondon, York, Oxford, and Cambridge. Because of this, the colonies ventured into the modern world earlier than their provincial English counterparts.[1... ...Bay Psalm Book, a set of translations of the biblical Psalms; however, the translators' intention was not to create great literature but to create hym... ...ohn Mason, Benjamin Church, and Mary Rowlandson. John Eliot translated the Bible into the Algonquin language. Of the second genera... ...son, Benjamin Church, and Mary Rowlandson. John Eliot translated the Bible into the Algonquin language. Of the second generation o... ... Marathi Tamil Telugu ...

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