Biblical Greek Words that are easy to mix up


As you begin to improve your reading skills you will come across a few words that are easy to mix up. Thankfully there aren’t too many of these types of words. Here is a list of the most common ones.

  • αὐτή αὕτη
  • εἰς εἷς
  • εἶδον
  • εἶπον
  • ἐκ ἐξ ἕξ
  • ἐσχατός έκαστος
  • ἡ ἤ ἥ ᾗ ᾖ
  • ἥν ἦν
  • ὁ ὃ
  • ὅλος ὁδος
  • χάρις χαρά

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You might also find our table of principal parts helpful in identifying some of those non standard forms that can be difficult to distinguish between.