In his days there shall be no unrighteousness in their midst; for they are all holy and their king the anointed of the Lord (xpwros idptos, mistranslation of rnm rrwn).
I I a certain Ethiopic expression = Ev Eµoi, which is a mistranslation of '; for '1 in this context, as we know from the parallel passage in Gen.
Thanks partly to carelessness, partly to mistranslation, he makes sad havoc (xxxv.
The title "Deuteronomy" is due to a mistranslation by the Septuagint of the clause in chap. xvii.
Moreover the phrase "this law" is so ambiguous as to raise a much greater difficulty than that caused by the Greek mistranslation of the Hebrew word for "copy."
The same mistranslation is found in Jer.