Definitions for douay bibleˈdu eɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Douay Bible, Douay Version, Douay-Rheims Bible, Douay-Rheims Version, Rheims-Douay Bible, Rheims-Douay Version(noun)

    an English translation of the Vulgate by Roman Catholic scholars

Webster Dictionary

  1. Douay Bible

    a translation of the Scriptures into the English language for the use of English-speaking Roman Catholics; -- done from the Latin Vulgate by English scholars resident in France. The New Testament portion was published at Rheims, A. D. 1582, the Old Testament at Douai, A. D. 1609-10. Various revised editions have since been published

  2. Origin: [From Douay, or Douai, a town in France.]


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