Bibl'ye

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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

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NounEdit

Bibl'ye f

  1. (Jersey, Christianity) Bible