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Characteristics of The Alexandrian Text-type
... All extant manuscripts of all text-types are at least 85% identical and most of the variations are not translatable into English, such as word order or ... When compared to witnesses of the Western text-type, Alexandrian readings tend to be shorter and are commonly regarded as having a lower tendency to expand or paraphrase ... Some of the manuscripts representing the Alexandrian text-type have the Byzantine corrections made by later hands (Papyrus 66, Codex Sinaiticus, Codex Ephraemi, Codex Regius, and Codex ...
Codex Bezae - Text Type
... The Greek text is unique, with many interpolations found nowhere else, with a few remarkable omissions, and a capricious tendency to rephrase sentences ... principle Greek representative of the Western text-type ... There is no consensus on the many problems the Greek text presents ...
Codex Tischendorfianus III - Text - Text Type
... The Greek text of this codex is a representative of the Byzantine text-type, but slightly different than typical Byzantine text ... Tischendorf found its text is of the same type as the manuscripts Basilensis, Boreelianus, Seidelianus I, Seidelianus II, Cyprius, Campianus, Vaticanus 354 ... In Luke 1 its text is mixed ...

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