Did they not hear?
(mh ouk hkousan?
). Rather, "Did they fail to hear?" (expecting the negative answer mh
, while ouk
blends with the verb).
See on "1Co 9:5"
for this construction. Yea, verily
). Triple particle (men, oun, ge
) as in Mark 9:20
). Vibration of a musical string.
See on "1Co 14:7"
. Only two N.T. examples. The world
). The inhabited earth as in Luke 2:1