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Brenton’s Translation of the Septuagint. Before NETS, there were two prominent translations of the Septuagint into English: that of Charles Thomson and that of. English Translation of the Greek Septuagint Bible. The Translation of the the Apocrypha. Compiled from the Translation by Sir Lancelot C. L. Brenton The Beginning. 1In the beginning God made the heaven and the earth. 2But the earth was unsightly and unfurnished, and darkness was over the deep, and the.

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The edition lacks the Appendix presenting some major non-Vaticanus readings.

With an English translation, and with various readings and critical notes [by Sir L. The translation did not include the Apocrypha.

Brenton Septuagint Translation

This site provides a copy of the introductory pages 3. Digital images and searchable text of the edition are available online from Christian Classics Ethereal Library.

Brenton Septuagint Translation, The Septuagint version of the Old Testament, according to the Vatican text: Here is his account. This publication did not contain a Greek text. The table shewing the Jeremiah differences is in a different location, but the content is identical, except for a few typesetting differences, e.


Brenton Septuagint Translation PDF

SinceBrenton’s translation has been reprinted many times. Light 3 And God said, Let there be light, and there was light.

The Beginning 1 In the beginning God made the heaven and the earth. Sun, Moon, Stars 14 And God said, Let there be lights in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth, to divide between day sepyuagint night, and let them be for signs and for seasons and for days and for years.

Septuagijt God saw that it was good.

The Apocrypha were included with separate pagination. Here’s what I found: Harper and Brothers, London, Samuel Bagster and Sons, Unfortunately, there’s no front matter indicating that this is the first diglot edition, and the date of publication recorded by the ABS cataloger is “?

It appears that a diglot edition Greek Septuagint with Brenton’s English translation was first published in The two introductions are identical in ? Samuel Bagster and Sons, The Introductions, “An Historical Account of the Septuagint Version,” are identical, except that also includes in the concluding section of the introduction, “and of the principal texts in which it is current.

Print is much sharper. Here’s what I found:.


I would consider the earliest date for a diglot as ? Dry Ground 9 And God said, Let the water which is under the heaven be collected into one place, and let the dry land appear, and it was so.

The lacks any textual footnotes, but I believe all the footnotes in 20th cent. Copy and my 20th century Bagster reprint, except, as would be expected the ?

Brenton Septuagint Translation PDF

Presumably Brenton was involved with the production of this edition, since much of the introduction is identical to later diglot editions. Fish and Birds 20 And God said, Let the waters bring forth reptiles having life, and winged creatures flying above the earth in the firmament of heaven, and it was so. Brenton The Septuagint version of the Old Testament. Here are his notes. Samuel Bagster and Sons; New York: Included zeptuagint page viii-xvi of the Introduction and the introduction to the book of Daniel.