Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. Bullinger describes distinct Scripture figures of speech, defined as a word or sentence in a peculiar form, different from its original or simplest meaning or. Figures of Speech Used In The Bible. E. W. Bullinger. Scripture. Theology. New Testament. Old Testament. How to Read the Bible.

Author: Naran Muzragore
Country: Serbia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Finance
Published (Last): 18 September 2011
Pages: 138
PDF File Size: 17.15 Mb
ePub File Size: 17.76 Mb
ISBN: 805-4-37164-923-5
Downloads: 6695
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Kajirisar

Hys’-ter-e-sis ; or, Subsequent Narration Gen. It’s better to say that if a words deviate from fact, they can be a figure of speech.

Ant-i-cat’-e-gor’-ia ; or, Tu Quoque Ezekiel Repetition of the same or successive letters at the beginnings of words or clauses. Representation of objects or actions by words. A passing from one subject to another.

An-throp’-o-path-ei’-a ; or, Condescension Gen. Where the speaker is Divine Gen.

This page is about the figurative aspect of scripture and Dr. A running lightly over by way of summary. The repetition of words similar in sound, bullinyer not necessarily in sense.

Scripture says in 2 Peter 1: But as soon as it starts slowing, passengers may react by turning heads to see what is going on, because momentum changed.


Par-ec’-bas-is ; or, Digression Gen.

Figures of speech used in the Bible:

Where the omitted word is to be supplied from a cognate word in the context Ps. Of nouns numberadjectives, and pronouns Gen. Noun and Pronouns Gen. Ant’-i-pros-o’-po-poe-i-a ; or Anti-Personification 2Samuel Figurative words used with skill and precision are even more effective and versatile, because a paragraph may absorb a half dozen figures, whereas a camera typically has one lens attached.

A figure of speech may deviate from fact, or instead may be an arrangement of factual words. Ei’-ron-ei-a ; or, Irony. When the lines are placed alternately Gen. Affecting the meaning and usage of words 2. Concluding a sentence by employing an example. When one or more persons are represented as speaking about a thing, instead of saying it oneself.

Figures of Speech Used In The Bible. E. W. Bullinger. Scripture. Figure of Speech

A-po’-ria ; or, Doubt Luke Of forms and voices 1Peter 2: Others magnify extremely like exaggeration. Ep’-an-a-leps’is ; or, Resumption 1Cor. An’-e-sis ; or Abating 2Kings 5: The repetition of two parallel subjects in several lines Isaiah A word or words repeated in a revers order, with the object of opposing them to one another.

Parenthetic addition by way of feeling. The Deluxe library includes hundreds of volumes. Where there are more than two series of subjects, either consisting of two members each Ps. Of two words, where the meanings are remotely akin Leviticus That is another aspect worth teaching for some of the figures. A kind of historical parenthesis, an event being put out of its historical place between two others which are simultaneous. Hyp-al’-la-ge bullingwr or, Interchange Gen. An-ab’-a-sis ; or, Gradual Ascent Ps.


Bullinger: Figures of Speech Used in the Bible

Compare Metaphorabove. Affecting the application of words, as to:. Me-ris’-mos ; or, Distribution Romans 2: Par’-ae-net’-ic-on ; or, Exhortation 1Tim.

Tme’-sis ; or, Mid-Cut Ephesians 6: When the words are contrasted in dpeech two or more lines, being opposed in sense the one to the other Proverbs Bullinger was about studying this. Answering an argument by anticipating it before it is used. Likewise, thoughts can be inserted into statements and paragraphs a dozen ways with different Fig.