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testament British & World English

A person’s will, especially the part relating to personal property

testament English Thesaurus

it is a testament to a decade of technological achievement

Testament in testament British & World English

A division of the Bible

New Testament British & World English

The second part of the Christian Bible, written originally in Greek and recording the life and teachings of Christ and his earliest followers. It includes the four Gospels, the Acts of the Apostles, twenty-one Epistles by St Paul and others, and the book of Revelation

Old Testament British & World English

The first part of the Christian Bible, comprising thirty-nine books and corresponding approximately to the Hebrew Bible. Most of the books were written in Hebrew, some in Aramaic, between about 1200 and 100 bc. They comprise the chief texts of the law, history, prophecy, and wisdom literature of the ancient people of Israel