The database contains the two modules:
- Lexicon Gregorianum Online
The "Lexicon Gregorianum Online" is the most comprehensive Greek-German dictionary of the language used by Gregory of Nyssa. It is the only dictionary available which addresses the vocabulary of the Greek language of the late classical period in particular. It documents Gregory’s complete vocabulary, taking account of the syntax, the meaning and connotation of every keyword present in his writings. The complete online lexicon comprises 10 volumes containing a total of over 13,000 entries.
- Gregorii Nysseni Opera Online
"Gregorii Nysseni Opera Online" is a critical text edition of the works of Gregory of Nyssa based on all available, known manuscripts. It is introduced by an exhaustive discussion of the text transfer and accompanied by extensive annotations on Biblical, classical and patristic sources, as well as indices.
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