exegetical

  • 1 exegetical — index demonstrative (illustrative), narrative, solvable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Exegetical — Exegetic Ex e*get ic, Exegetical Ex e*get ic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F.ex[ e]g[ e]tique.] Pertaining to exegesis; tending to unfold or illustrate; explanatory; expository. Walker. {Ex e*get ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 exegetical — also exegetic adjective Etymology: Greek exēgētikos, from exēgeisthai Date: circa 1623 of or relating to exegesis ; explanatory < an exegetical text > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 4 exegetical — exegesis ► NOUN (pl. exegeses) ▪ critical explanation or interpretation of a text, especially of scripture. DERIVATIVES exegetic adjective exegetical adjective. ORIGIN Greek, from ex geisthai interpret …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 exegetical — adjective Of or relating to exegesis …

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  • 6 exegetical — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. expository, interpretive, explicatory, hermeneutic; see explanatory …

    English dictionary for students

  • 7 exegetical — adj. explanatory, explicative …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 8 exegetical — a. See exegetic …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 9 exegetical — adj hermeneutic, hermeneutical; explicatory, explicative, explanatory, expository; interpretative, interpretive, elucidative, illustrative; annotative, annotatory, scholiastic …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 10 exegetical — ex·e·get·i·cal …

    English syllables

  • 11 exegetical — adjective relating to exegesis • Syn: ↑exegetic • Pertains to noun: ↑exegesis, ↑exegesis (for: ↑exegetic) • Derivationally related forms: ↑exegesis, ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 Exegetical edition — Комментированное издание, издание с комментариями …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 13 exegetical method —  Экзегетический метод …

    Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • 14 MIDRESHEI HALAKHAH — (Heb. מִדְךְשׁי הֲלָכָה; Halakhic Midrashim ), the appellation given to a group of tannaitic expositions on four books of the Pentateuch. This body of tannaitic literature will be discussed below under the following headings: (1) Characteristics… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 15 IBN EZRA, ABRAHAM BEN MEIR — (1089–1164), one of the most important Jewish Bible exegetes; also a poet, composer of piyyutim , grammarian, translator, philosopher, astronomer, and astrologer. Exceptionally erudite, he was among the last creative geniuses of the Spanish… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 16 biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old… …

    Universalium

  • 17 Biblical Exegesis —     Biblical Exegesis     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Biblical Exegesis     Exegesis is the branch of theology which investigates and expresses the true sense of Sacred Scripture.     The exegete does not inquire which books constitute Sacred… …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 18 BIBLE — THE CANON, TEXT, AND EDITIONS canon general titles the canon the significance of the canon the process of canonization contents and titles of the books the tripartite canon …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 19 Asbab al-nuzul — Asbāb al nuzūl اسباب النزول, an Arabic term meaning occasions/circumstances of revelation , is a secondary genre of Qur ānic exegesis ( tafsir ) directed at establishing the context in which specific verses of the Qur ān were revealed. Though of… …

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  • 20 INTERPRETATION — This article is arranged according to the following outline: definition of terms bible exegesis substance of bible exegesis in jewish creative interpretation and integrative interpretation …

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