Philo, Questions on Genesis

LCL 380: xvi-xvii

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Abbreviations and Symbols
  • Arm. =Armenian version of Quaestiones.
  • Aucher =J. B. Aucher, Philonis Judaei Paralipomena, etc. (see Preface), Venice, 1826.
  • A.V. =Authorized (King James) Version of the Bible.
  • Colson =F. H. Colson in Loeb Philo, vols. i–ix.
  • frag. =Greek fragment of Quaestiones (see Appendix A).
  • Früchtel =Ludwig Früchtel, “Griechische Fragmente zu Philons Quaestiones, etc.,” Zeit.f. Alttest. Wiss., N.F. 14 (1937), 108–115.
  • Harris =J. Rendel Harris, Fragments of Philo Judaeus Cambridge, 1896.
  • Heb. =Hebrew Old Testament.
  • Lewy =Hans Lewy, Neue Philontexte in der Ueberarbeitung des Ambrosius, etc., Berlin, 1932.
  • lit. =literally.
  • lxx =Septuagint or Greek Old Testament.
  • OL =Old Latin version of Quaestiones in Genesin iv. 154–245 (see Appendix B).
  • QE =Quaestiones et Solutiones in Exodum.
  • QG =Quaestiones et Solutiones in Genesin.
  • Staehle =Karl Staehle, Die Zahlenmystik bei Philon von Alexandreia, Leipzig-Berlin, 1931.
  • v.l. =varia lectio.
  • vel sim. =vel simile (used of some reconstructions of Philo’s Greek given in footnotes to translation).
  • Wendland =Paul Wendland, Neu entdeckte Fragmente Philos, Berlin, 1891.
  • Wolfson =H. A. Wolfson, Philo, 2 vols., Cambridge, Mass., . 1947.
  • *placed before section number indicates that part of the section is extant in Greek (see Appendix A).
  • (.)indicate words supplied by translator.