What does bibliolatry mean?

Definitions for bibliolatryˌbɪb liˈɒl ə tri

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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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bibliolatry

    bib-li-ol′at-ri, n. superstitious reverence for the Bible.—ns. Bibliol′atrist, Bibliol′ater, one given to bibliolatry. [Gr. biblion, a book, latreia, worship.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bibliolatry in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bibliolatry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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