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John M. Kelly Library Research Guides

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Theological Word Dictionaries--Hebrew

Unfortunately, most of the best theological word dictionaries are only available in print.  Toronto School of Theology students can send an email request to their local college library, asking for the entry on a particular Hebrew or Greek word to be scanned and sent to them.

Theological Word Dictionaries--Greek

Theological Word Dictionaries--General

The articles in each of these works emphasise the theological aspects of a word rather than the etymological or semantic aspects. All three of these works were edited by Catholics and therefore consider how a particular word has been interpreted by the Church.