[[t]ˈbɪb lə sɪst[/t]] n.
1) a person who interprets the Bible literally or strictly
2) a biblical scholar
Etymology: 1830–40 Bib`li•cis′tic, adj.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • Biblicist — Bib li*cist, n. One skilled in the knowledge of the Bible; a demonstrator of religious truth by the Scriptures. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • biblicist — biblìcist m DEFINICIJA v. bibličar ETIMOLOGIJA vidi Biblija …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • biblicist — [bib′lisist] n. [also B ] 1. a person who takes the words of the Bible literally 2. an expert on the Bible; specialist in biblical literature biblicism n …   English World dictionary

  • biblicist — noun see biblicism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Biblicist — Biblicistic, adj. /bib leuh sist/, n. 1. a person who interprets the Bible literally. 2. a Biblical scholar. [1830 40; < ML biblic(us) (see BIBLICAL) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • biblicist — noun a) a Biblical scholar or expert. b) one who interprets the Bible literally …   Wiktionary

  • biblicist — n. person who is an expert on the Bible; person who interprets the Bible in a literal manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • biblicist — bib·li·cist …   English syllables

  • biblicist — /ˈbɪbləsəst/ (say bibluhsuhst) noun 1. an adherent of the letter of the Bible; a fundamentalist. 2. a biblical scholar. –biblicism, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • biblicíst — a m (ȋ) strokovnjak za biblična vprašanja …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

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