Friulian language series: Genesis 31

In chapter 31 of the book of Genesis, Laban becomes hostile towards Jacob. In this post, you will find the notes that assist you in your study of the Friulian language used in Gjenesi 31, where the subjects are: Jacop al torne in Canaan (Jacob returns to Canaan) and cumbinament di Jacop cun Laban (Jacob’s agreement with Laban). As with the previous chapter, a considerable … Continue reading Friulian language series: Genesis 31

Friulian language series: Genesis 30

Chapter 30 of the book of Genesis in Friulian is a challenging read indeed; you will come across a great deal of new vocabulary to be learned. As usual, this new vocabulary has been summarised in each of the sections below so that you can learn it with greater ease. The subject of this thirtieth chapter is l’imbroi di Jacop (Jacob’s scheme). You will recognise … Continue reading Friulian language series: Genesis 30

Friulian language series: Genesis 29

In chapter 29 of the book of Genesis, Jacob takes two wives. You will now study the entirety of Gjenesi 29 through the Friulian language, where the subject is Lie e Rachêl (Leah and Rachel) and a nassin i fîs di Jacop (Jacob’s sons are born). You will recall that the Friulian verb nassi means to be born; a nassin is its third-person plural, presint indicatîf … Continue reading Friulian language series: Genesis 29

Understand the Friulian expression CJAPÂ SÙ

In Bibie par un popul, the Friulian expression cjapâ sù has come up a number of times in your study of the book of Genesis. Below, you will look at some of the meanings taken on by cjapâ sù in the Bible. The literal meaning of cjapâ sù, we might say, is to take up. This is because cjapâ is one of the Friulian verbs … Continue reading Understand the Friulian expression CJAPÂ SÙ

Friulian language series: Genesis 28

In chapter 28 of the book of Genesis, Jacob has a dream. The Friulian for dream is il sium; to have a dream is fâ un sium. You will now study the entirety of Gjenesi 28 in Friulian, where the subject is l’avôt di Jacop (Jacob’s vow). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Friulian language … Continue reading Friulian language series: Genesis 28

Friulian language series: Genesis 27

You have now reached chapter 27 in your study of the book of Genesis in Friulian. The subject matter of this twenty-seventh chapter is la benedizion di Jacop (blessing of Jacob). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Friulian language here (Gjenesi 1). The Friulian Bible that you will read is made available by Glesie Furlane, … Continue reading Friulian language series: Genesis 27