anacolouthon


anacolouthon
\ \ see ACOLYTE

Word origins - 2ed. . 2005.

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  • anacolouthon — noun (A break in sequence, that occurs when the scheme of a sentence is changed in its course. Incoherence in a sentence.) …   Wiktionary

  • anacolouthon — see ACOLYTE …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • acolyte — [14] Acolyte comes, via Old French and/or medieval Latin, from Greek akólouthos ‘following’. This was formed from the prefix a (which is related to homos ‘same’) and the noun keleuthos ‘path’, and it appears again in English in anacolouthon [18]… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • acolyte — [14] Acolyte comes, via Old French and/or medieval Latin, from Greek akólouthos ‘following’. This was formed from the prefix a (which is related to homos ‘same’) and the noun keleuthos ‘path’, and it appears again in English in anacolouthon [18]… …   Word origins

  • HEBREW LANGUAGE — This entry is arranged according to the following scheme: pre biblical biblical the dead sea scrolls mishnaic medieval modern period A detailed table of contents precedes each section. PRE BIBLICAL nature of the evidence the sources phonology… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism


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