explanatory, especially of Scripture

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  • exegetic — EXEGÉTIC, Ă, exegetici, ce, adj. Care explică, interpretează, care ţine de exegeză, privitor la exegeză, care se bazează pe exegeză. – Din fr. exégétique. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  exegétic adj. m., pl. exegétici; f. sg.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Exegetic — Ex e*get ic, Exegetical Ex e*get ic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F.ex[ e]g[ e]tique.] Pertaining to exegesis; tending to unfold or illustrate; explanatory; expository. Walker. {Ex e*get ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exegetic — index demonstrative (illustrative), narrative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • exegetic — exegesis ► NOUN (pl. exegeses) ▪ critical explanation or interpretation of a text, especially of scripture. DERIVATIVES exegetic adjective exegetical adjective. ORIGIN Greek, from ex geisthai interpret …   English terms dictionary

  • exegetic — adjective see exegetical …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • exegetic — exegetically, adv. /ek si jet ik/, adj. of or pertaining to exegesis; explanatory; interpretative. Also, exegetical. [1645 55; < Gk exegetikós, equiv. to exeget(és) EXEGETE + ikos IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • exegetic — adjective Of or pertaining to exegesis; explanatory …   Wiktionary

  • exegètic — e|xe|gè|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • exegetic — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Serving to explain: elucidative, explanative, explanatory, explicative, expositive, expository, hermeneutic, hermeneutical, illustrative, interpretative, interpretive. See EXPLAIN …   English dictionary for students

  • exegetic — ex·e get·ic || ‚eksɪ dÊ’etɪk adj. explanatory, explicative …   English contemporary dictionary

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