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.

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When, professing to suppress certain matters, the writer adds the insinuation negatively.


Mes-o-tel-eu’-ton ; or, Middle and End Repetition 2Kings We can also hold the camera and lens to include everything, as Asyndeton many ands emphasizes every aspect in a paragraph. Pro’-ti-me-sis ; or, Description of Order 1Cor. E-nan-ti-o’-sis ; or, Contraries Luke 7: When the words are contrasted in the ibble or more lines, being opposed in sense the one to the other Proverbs A prior mention of a subsequent event.

Where the omitted word or words are to be supplied from the nature of the subject. When more is said than is literally meant.

Syn’-cho-re’-sis ; or, Concession Habakkuk 1: In addition to this index over itemsthe entire work is accessible by verse reference and can be instantly searched by word or phrase.


Figures of speech used in the Bible:

This list should offer a glimpse into just how thorough Dr. Zeug’-ma ; or, Unequal Yoke When one verb is yoked on to two subjects, while grammatically a second verb is required. The repetition of two parallel subjects in several lines Isaiah When the parallel lines are so placed that the first corresponds with the last, the second with the last but one, etc.

Syl’-lo-gis’-mus ; or, Omission of the Conclusion 1Samuel The repetition of the same phrase at bullingeer end successive paragraphs. Parenthetic addition by way of apology or excuse. Noun and Pronouns Gen. Of one word, where the Greek receives its real meaning by permutation from another language Gen.

An’-a-mne’-sis ; or, Recalling Romans 9: Hyp-al’-la-ge ; or, Interchange Gen. Met’-a-lep’-sis ; or, Double Metonymy Gen. Per-i’-phras-is ; or, Circumlocution Gen.

Concluding a sentence by employing an example. A transference of speakers; as when the reader is addressed as if actually present. Coe’-no-tes ; or, Combined Repetition Ps. Where words are clearly false as well as hypocritical Gen. Discover how fast, convenient, and powerful software is compared to mere online study tools.

Whether or not you believe the scripture, these arrangements or buolinger are worth learning now. A truth expressed in obscure language. A whole clause in a connected passage Gen. A word logically belonging to one connection is grammatically united with another. How can I, except some man should guide me? Retorting upon another the very insinuation or accusation he has made against us.


Ep’-an-or-tho-sis ; or, Correction John Ep-an’-od-os ; or, Inversion Gen. It is not true to factand therefore it must be a figure. It’s better to say that if a words deviate from fact, they can be a figure of speech.

One Case is put for another Case, the governing Noun being used as the Adjective instead of the Noun in regimen. The position of one cigures changed, so as to be out of its proper or usaul place in a sentence.

Bullinger: Figures of Speech Used in the Bible

E’-ti-o-log’-ia ; or Cause Shown Romans 1: An expression of feeling by way of benediction or blessing. The conclusion, though implied, is unexpressed, in order to add emphasis to it. The enumeration of things according to their places of honour or importance.