Hermeneutics



  • The science of interpretation and explanation; exegesis; esp.,that branch of theology which defines the laws whereby the meaning ofthe Scriptures is to be ascertained. Schaff-Herzog Encyc.



  • Definition:
    The science of interpretation.

    Origin:
    interpretive,, from Greek hermeneutikos interpreting, from hermeneutes interpreter, from hermeneuein to


 

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