a millstone around one's neck -> μύλος ὀνικὸς περὶ τὸν τράχηλον αὐτοῦ, μύλος ὀνικὸς εἰς τὸν τράχηλον αὐτοῦ

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a millstone around one's neck -> μύλος ὀνικὸς περὶ τὸν τράχηλον αὐτοῦ, μύλος ὀνικὸς εἰς τὸν τράχηλον αὐτοῦ

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« Last Edit: 24 Sep, 2020, 10:01:03 by spiros »


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μύλος ὀνικὸς:  literally, "a donkey's millstone," i.e. a millstone heavy enough to require being pulled by a donkey in order to roll around in its circle (cf. Matthew 18:6, Mark 9:42).
« Last Edit: 24 Sep, 2020, 07:58:19 by billberg23 »



 

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