[ek-si-jet-i-kuh l or ek-si-jet-ik]
- of or relating to exegesis; explanatory; interpretative.
Origin of exegetical
1645–55; < Greek exēgētikós + -al1
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Examples from the Web for exegetical
The New American Commentary: An Exegetical and Theological Exposition of Holy Scripture, Volume 1A, Genesis 1-11:26.The Backstory of ‘Noah’ Is Full of Giants, Horny Angels, and a Grieving God
March 28, 2014
Grammatical and exegetical questions and the content of the passage are discussed.College Teaching
Thirdly,—I have omitted all critical and exegetical discussions.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes
The second is composed of exegetical literature and also of many treatises on such subjects as medicine, astronomy and grammar.
The most decided bent of his intellect was towards the exegetical interpretation of Holy Writ.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)
Of theological science there can hardly be a trace, in a country where all free investigation in exegetical matters is cut off.Historical View of the Languages and Literature of the Slavic Nations
Therese Albertine Louise von Jacob Robinson