bībele

See also: bībelē, Bībele, and Bībelē

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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βιβλία ‎(biblía, books), plural of βιβλίον ‎(biblíon, small book), originally a diminutive of βίβλος ‎(bíblos, book), from βύβλος ‎(búblos, papyrus) (from the ancient Phoenician city of Byblos which exported this writing material).

NounEdit

bībele f (5th declension)

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

DeclensionEdit