Polish language series: Rdz 22, ofiara Izaaka

In the twenty-second chapter of the book of Genesis, Abraham is called upon by God to sacrifice his son Isaac. The feminine noun ofiara is the Polish for offering, sacrifice. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Rdz 22 To read the Polish text of the Bible associated with the notes below … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 22, ofiara Izaaka

Polish language series: Rdz 21, narodziny Izaaka

You will now study the Polish text as it relates to the following subject matter of the twenty-first chapter of the book of Genesis: narodziny Izaaka; oddalenie Izmaela (birth of Isaac; sending away of Ishmael) and przymierze Abrahama z Abimelekiem (Abraham’s pact with Abimelech). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Rdz … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 21, narodziny Izaaka

Polish language series: Rdz 20, Abraham w Gerarze

In your study of the Polish language through the book of Genesis, you have now reached Rdz 20. In this twentieth chapter, the subject is Abraham w Gerarze (Abraham in Gerar). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Rdz 20 To read the Polish text of the Bible associated with the notes below … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 20, Abraham w Gerarze

Friulian language series: Esodo 12, lis plais dal Egjit

The twelfth chapter of the book of Exodus is relatively long. In addition to continuing to read about the tenth plague of Egypt, which is la muart dai prins nassûts (death of firstborns), you will also meet other subject matter, including: la pasche (Passover), la fieste dal pan cence levan (feast of unleavened bread) and lis regulis su la pasche (rules of the Passover). It … Continue reading Friulian language series: Esodo 12, lis plais dal Egjit

Polish language series: Rdz 19, zniszczenie Sodomy i Gomory

In the nineteenth chapter of the book of Genesis, you read about: zniszczenie Sodomy i Gomory (destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah); występek córek Lota (offence committed by Lot’s daughters [offence of the daughters of Lot]). The Polish for Sodom in its nominative form is Sodoma; for Gomorrah, it is Gomora. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 19, zniszczenie Sodomy i Gomory

Polish language series: Rdz 18, Bóg w gościnie u Abrahama

The eighteenth chapter of the book of Genesis tells of God’s visit with Abraham: Bóg w gościnie u Abrahama (God visits Abraham). The feminine noun gościna means visit; w gościnie (locative) can be taken literally as in visit. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Rdz 18 To read the Polish text … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 18, Bóg w gościnie u Abrahama

Polish language series: Rdz 17, przymierze obrzezania

In Rdz 17, or chapter 17 of the book of Genesis, God establishes a covenant of circumcision with Abram, who is renamed Abraham. The Polish for circumcision is the neuter noun obrzezanie. Przymierze obrzezania, then, means covenant of circumcision. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Rdz 17 To read the Polish … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 17, przymierze obrzezania

Friulian language series: Esodo 11, lis plais dal Egjit

In Esodo 11, or the eleventh chapter of the book of Exodus, you begin to read about the tenth plague of Egypt, which is the death of firstborns. In Friulian, this is expressed as la muart dai primarûi (from the masculine singular primarûl, firstborn) or la muart dai prins nassûts. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of … Continue reading Friulian language series: Esodo 11, lis plais dal Egjit

Friulian language series: Esodo 10, lis plais dal Egjit

You will now study the Friulian text of Esodo 10, or the tenth chapter of the book of Exodus. In this chapter, you continue to read about lis plais dal Egjit (the plagues of Egypt), in particular the eighth and ninth plagues, which are i zupets (locusts) and il scûr (darkness). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the … Continue reading Friulian language series: Esodo 10, lis plais dal Egjit

Polish language series: Rdz 16, pierworodny syn Abrama

In the sixteenth chapter of the book of Genesis, you read about the firstborn son of Abram: pierworodny syn Abrama. His firstborn son was Izmael (Ishmael). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here. Read Rdz 16 To read the Polish text of the Bible associated with the notes below or listen to its … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 16, pierworodny syn Abrama