Библия

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Etymology[edit]

First attested 1499. From Latin biblia, from Ancient Greek βιβλία (biblía, books), ultimately from Ancient Greek βίβλος (bíblos, book), a variant of Ancient Greek βύβλος (búblos, papyrus). The word is derived from the name of the Phoenician city Byblos, which was known for exporting papyri in ancient times.

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Noun[edit]

Би́блия (Bíblijaf inan (genitive Би́блии, nominative plural Би́блии, genitive plural Би́блий, related adjective библе́йский)

  1. Bible
    Synonyms: би́блия (bíblija), Свяще́нное Писа́ние (Svjaščénnoje Pisánije), Писа́ние (Pisánije)

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Tajik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian Би́блия (Bíblija), eventually from Ancient Greek βιβλία (biblía).

Proper noun[edit]

Библия (Bibliya)

  1. (Christianity) Bible

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