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Equivalence and Bible Translation: Cultural Concerns and Concepts

  title={Equivalence and Bible Translation: Cultural Concerns and Concepts},
  author={Andy Cheung},
The goal of this article is to consider the general notion of equivalence in Bible translation, including Eugene Nida’s concept of dynamic equivalence, together with a discussion of contemporary comments and critiques. Perhaps as a result of Nida’s close association with Bible translation, his ideas remain significantly more influential among Bible translators than among ‘secular’ translation theorists.1 There is useful research in language and linguistics studies that may be helpful for Bible… Expand