the science of interpretation

“interpretive,”, from greek hermeneutikos “interpreting,” from hermeneutes “interpreter,” from hermeneuein “to interpret,””.
the word hermeneutics is said to have come to us from the name of the greek god hermes. hermes was zeus’s messenger, the one he would send down to the world of humans whenever he wanted to tell the ancient greeks something. that is, hermes would have to interpret zeus’s wishes to the humankind.
the grammatical work of rabbi jonah extended, moreover, to the domain of rhetoric and biblical hermeneutics, and his lexicon contains many exegetical excursuses.
he was appointed professor of oriental languages and hermeneutics in the university of chicago.

Read Also:

  • tori time

    a clock that runs a little slower than the rest of the world. a: hey! why do think patricia is always late? b: oh she runs on tori time.

  • t*tty cavity

    the pocket that is created between a set of breast in which items can be stored for use and/or consumption at a later point in time. let me eat some of the cheetos out of your t-tty cavity.

  • chatte luft

    is norwegian slang word for talking bullsh-t. it’s used by immigrants who talks kebabnorsk and is very common to hear at the east side of oslo. “chatte luft” directly translated to english is to chat air. norwegian: person 1 “hør’a brur, jeg skal dunke så mange mæber i kveld wallah?” person 2 “hva mæber mann? […]

  • bwekfast

    what is going on here? bwekfast!

  • socially single

    you are single to everyone else except your partner. if you still have all of the elements of a serious relationship, physical and emotional and both partners know. if the relationship isn’t socially exeptable or forbidden but the partners keep it secret, but still act the same. ” you cannot date him!!! ” she still […]

Disclaimer: hermeneutics definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.