New Russian Translation
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This translation is considered the best translation of the Bible into modern Russian by many Bible teachers and pastors. The standard at this time is still the Synodal translation of the Bible. The Synodal translation is a long-suffering one. It began and stopped for many decades.
It had special requirements.
It must not contradict the Old Slavonic translation of the Bible, which was made from the Greek translation of the Old Testament - the Septuagint.
The advantages of the NRSV over the Synodal translation
The translation of the Old Testament began in 1994 and continued until 2006, as a parallel translation of the New Testament. The process of editing took into account both the many Old Testament quotations and references that entered the New Testament, as well as the stylistic uniqueness of the Old Testament.
The main attention in the translation and editing was paid to the transfer of the correct meaning of each passage.. In translating the Old Testament used standard Hebrew and Aramaic text (Masoretic text);
The translators looked to the earliest and therefore more influential biblical sources:
Comparative reviewAbbreviations for the Bible versions
Bible translationsTypes of Bible editions Unlocked Bible Hebrew version Literal translation Simplified Translation Paraphrase
Ancient translationsAncient translations Septuagint Vulgata
Russian translationsRussian Bible History Russian Bible translations A Brief History of the Synodal Translation of the Bible into Russian Synodal Translation 1876 Götze Bible RBS Modern Translation
English versionsAbbreviations for Bible translations in English Best English Bible translations English Bible translations Easy English translations English living Bibles Numbering difference of Russian and English Bible
Bible translatorsBible Societies Organization involved in Bible translation Wicliffe Mission Biblical movements
Sources for translation of the BibleManuscripts Dead Sea Scrolls Masoretic Text Ancient Greek New Testament