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Word of the Day – Peradventure

By February 4, 2018 Word of the Day

Peradventure (adv)

per-ad-ven-tchu

Perhaps.

Middle English: from Old French per (or par) auenture ‘by chance’.

Example sentences

“Peradventure I don’t want to go that way.”

Word of the Day – Isagogics

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Isagogics (adj)

ai-sa-goj-iks

Introductory study, especially of the literary and external history of the Bible prior to exegesis.

Mid 19th century: plural of isagogic, via Latin from Greek eisagōgikos, from eisagōgē ‘introduction’, from eis ‘into’ + agein ‘to lead’.

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