Definition of Pentateuch in English:
via ecclesiastical Latin from ecclesiastical Greek pentateukhos, from penta- 'five' + teukhos 'implement, book'.
- Example sentences
- The authority of earlier tradition is exemplified in the fusion of two Pentateuchal commands about the Passover sacrifice.
- He has indeed demonstrated the centrality of worship for Pentateuchal theology, and the book will be of interest to scholar and theological student alike.
- This reverses his suggestion that the Elijah-Elisha cycle deliberately shortened the earlier Pentateuchal narratives.
Words that rhyme with PentateuchMarmaduke
Definition of Pentateuch in:
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