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seventy

1. the cardinal number that is the product of ten and seven
2. a numeral, 70, LXX, etc., representing this number
3. the numbers 70--79, esp the 70th to the 79th year of a person's life or of a particular century
4. the amount or quantity that is seven times as big as ten
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Claudia Rapp surveys ecclesiastical use of LXX figures in the develop-ment of an imperial rhetoric.
31:31-34; LXX 38:31-34) in the expression in verse 15, the work of the law written on their hearts ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]).
Los LXX (> Vg), mas claramente que el TM, imaginan que el rey es engendrado antes de la aurora (19).
The Latin translation (Vulgate) generally follows the LXX.
Ribeiro se ha acercado a el centrandose en la doble controversia sobre el sabado de Mt 12,1-14, aproximandose a esta desde las <<obras de misericordia>> como contexto judio (esta cuestion esta reflejada tanto en el texto biblico de los LXX como en diferentes targumim y midrashim de los tannaim) de la misericordia mateana.
The work stands tall among the flurry of useful recent scholarship that includes translations of the LXX into English (New English Translation of the Septuagint, 2007) and German (Septuaginta Deutsch, 2009) that make these texts more accessible to those not proficient in the languages needed to examine them critically, texts that constituted Sacred Scripture for many Christians in the first few centuries.
While he includes some variant readings from the LXX.
Junto con los prolegomenos de las fiestas del bicentenario de la Independencia, ya metidos en gastos y con animo de que los espanoles sientan las duras y las maduras, valdria la pena hacer un recordatorio en el ano 2009 del LXX aniversario del fin de la Guerra Civil Espanola y el comienzo del singular respaldo por parte del gobierno y pueblo de Mexico hacia los vencidos por el golpe de Estado militar franquista.
The LXX version (and related manuscripts) shows only minor deviations as regards content from the Masoretic text (in my view, Sweeney overestimates the slight modification in the LXX version in Zep 2:1-4, especially when compared e.
Former RAF members are invited to the reunion of LXX Squadron at Lynham on Friday.
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While the Septuagint (LXX) that we have today seems to be at variance with the version of the Talmud (only two of the fifteen unusual translations noted in the Talmud are found in the LXX) and, over time the LXX was abandoned by Jews in favor of the Aramaic Targumim, it is still a very important work--showing how Jews in the ancient world interpreted the Bible and providing evidence for the existence of possible textual variants in the Hebrew original.