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Bibl'ye

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin biblia (book) (reinterpreted as a feminine from earlier Latin neuter plural biblia (books)), from Ancient Greek βιβλία (biblía, books), plural of βιβλίον (biblíon, small book), originally a diminutive of βίβλος (bíblos, book), from βύβλος (búblos, papyrus), from Βύβλος (Búblos), the ancient Phoenician city of Byblos which exported this writing material, from Phoenician 𐤂𐤁𐤋 (Gebal).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

Bibl'ye f

  1. (Jersey, Christianity) Bible