Definitions for bibliolatryˌbɪb liˈɒl ə tri

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bib•li•ol•a•tryˌbɪb liˈɒl ə tri(n.)

  1. excessive reverence for the Bible as literally interpreted.

  2. extravagant devotion to books.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bibliolatry, Bible-worship(noun)

    the worship of the Bible


  1. bibliolatry(Noun)

    fundamentalism, the belief in the literal truth of the Bible

  2. bibliolatry(Noun)

    excessive reverence of the Bible, Qur'an, or other book

  3. bibliolatry(Noun)

    worship of the Bible or other book

  4. Origin: * blend of biblio- and idolatry

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bibliolatry(noun)

    book worship, esp. of the Bible; -- applied by Roman Catholic divines to the exaltation of the authority of the Bible over that of the pope or the church, and by Protestants to an excessive regard to the letter of the Scriptures


  1. Bibliolatry

    Bibliolatry is the worship of a particular book. See also Idolatry and Idolatry and Christianity.


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