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Coverdale, Miles

Line breaks: Miles Cov¦er|dale
Pronunciation: /ˈkʌvədeɪl
 
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Definition of Coverdale, Miles in English:

( 1488–1568), English biblical scholar. He translated the first complete printed English Bible (1535), published in Zurich while he was in exile for preaching against confession and images. He also edited the Great Bible of 1539.

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