bībele

See also: bībelē, Bībele, and Bībelē

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βιβλία (biblia, books), plural of βιβλίον (biblion, small book), originally a diminutive of βίβλος (biblos, book), from βύβλος (bublos, papyrus) (from the ancient Phoenician city of Byblos which exported this writing material).

NounEdit

bībele f (5th declension)

  1. (cf. Bībele) a bible, a copy of the Bible

DeclensionEdit

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