Tag - Literary Devices

Genesis 4:17-4:26 – Scenes and Transitions

Scenes and Transitions Scenes Intro 1– (4:17) Cayin, building a city, and naming the city after his son, Enoch Intro 2 – (4:18) Generations to Lamech Scene 1 – (4:19-22) Birth of Lamech’s three...

Genesis 4:17-4:26 – Characters

Characters Names Lamech Adah and Zillah Position / Distance & Static / Dynamic Lamech Dynamic – He is first described passively in taking his wives, but in the end, his poet of curse upon those who attack him...

Genesis 4:17-4:26 – Repetition and Pace

Repetition and Pace Pace – (4:17) knew -> conceived-> bore – Emphasizes the insignificance of the process. Repetition – (4:20-21) “the father of all those” – The fact that these...

Genesis 4:17-4:26 – Keywords, Phrases, Wordplay

Keywords, Phrases, Wordplay Keywords – (4:17) eer – The city was named after this son. Wordplay – (4:20-22) jabal…jubal…tubal – Names are poetic and all three indicating forms of...

Genesis 4:17-4:26 – Observations

Observations 4:17 – Named the city after his son 4:17 – hanoch 4:18 – Enoch is the only object, all the following generations in this verse did the “begetting” 4:18 – eeRad 4:18...

Genesis 4:1-4:16 – Scenes and Transitions

Scenes and Transitions Scenes Intro – (4:1-2) Birth to Adulthood Roles Scene 2 – (4:3-7) Offering and Respect from God Scene 3 – (4:8) Murder Scene 4 – (4:9-15) Interrogation, Judgment and...

Genesis 4:1-4:16 – Discourse and Dialogue

Discourse and Dialogue Dialogue 1 – (4:6-7) God attempts to logically calm Cayin. Dialogue 2 – (4:9-15) Interrogation, Judgment and Protection The post Genesis 4:1-4:16 – Discourse and Dialogue...

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.