Definition of Gutenberg Bible in English:

Share this entry

Gutenberg Bible


The edition of the Bible (Vulgate version) completed by Johannes Gutenberg in about 1455 in Mainz, Germany. It is the first complete book extant in the West and is also the earliest to be printed from movable type.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: Gu·ten·berg Bi·ble

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.