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Synonyms for paraphrasis

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A obra aqui em analise, a Psalmorum Dauidis paraphrasis poetica, que Roger Green classifica como uma das maiores realizacoes poeticas, foi composta em grande parte em Portugal, durante o retiro forcado de Buchanan no mosteiro de S.
Gilbie translates the paraphrasis and the interpretatio in each case, but not the carmen.
If he finally dedicated In Acta apostolorum paraphrasis to Pope Clement VII (for none other than England's Thomas Wolsey was almost patronized), Erasmus was under some duress when he wrote it, singularly depressed by his comparison of the church of Luke's day with the loose-living society of Renaissance Italy.
Junius had his own Anglo-Saxon types made in Amsterdam in 1654 and they were first used in 1655 for the book presently reproduced and for his Caedmonis Monachi Paraphrasis Poetica, which prints the poems in MS Junius 11 (Genesis, Exodus, Daniel, Christ and Satan).
Coornhert had been trained in legal matters by Erasmus' secretary, Quirinus Talesius, and at the end of his life had been completing a translation into Dutch of Erasmus' Paraphrasis.