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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of retranslate.


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  • In fact every Authorized Version of the Bible in existence has been retranslated from the original manuscripts.

    Think Progress » ThinkFast PM: July 6, 2006

  • These documents reached the Governor of Zamboanga by the _San Fernando_, but he had the original in Arabic retranslated, and found that it did not at all agree with the Sultan's Spanish rendering.

    The Philippine Islands

  • But you haven't answered my two points either, they are inconvenient to your argument, one being that historically the "bible" as we know it was compiled at the order of Emperor Constantine and subsequently retranslated, re edited and revised frequently usually for political ends.

    On Same-Sex Couples and Catfish Derbies

  • We also are shortchanged because the bible has been retranslated by many different writers for many different ends.

    On Same-Sex Couples and Catfish Derbies

  • It's man-made policy based on broad interpretations and misinterpretations of select, ancient, translated, retranslated and mistranslated texts.

    Michele Somerville: A Frock Does Not A Priest Make

  • James Stuart, King of England and Scotland didn't write the bible version that bears his name, but he commissioned the college of scholars who retranslated it from what they had of original sources.

    New Jersey Approves Crossbows For Archery Deer

  • And I think that anyone who takes a book that has been retranslated so many times literally is just plain stupid.


  • Lena was able to slow the case down by arguing that documents served to the Vatican were in sloppy Latin and needed to be retranslated.

    Jeffrey Lena: California lawyer is voice of Vatican, Pope Benedict in U.S. court

  • Re retranslated Catholic liturgy: The change that annoys me about the new Roman Missal is what they've done to the Gloria.

    Making Light: Open thread 135

  • It's pretty awesome sounding, but trying to understand parts of it it is in English, but you can tell at parts its been translated and retranslated back and forth between Bulgarian and English multiple times well enough to formulate new ideas has been a challenge.

    "Svinski Grip"


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