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Authorized Version

an English version of the Bible prepared in England under James I and published in 1611.
Also called King James Version. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • In this form, it is translated in the Authorized Version as "hailstones."

    Bible Animals; J. G. Wood
  • There are two words which are translated as Mole in our Authorized Version of the Bible.

    Bible Animals; J. G. Wood
  • The latter is the one which he regards as the Authorized Version.


    James Huneker
  • It is lost in the Authorized Version, but is rightly restored by the Revisers.

    The Expositor's Bible: Alfred Plummer
  • The Authorized Version reads to the country of the Gadarenes.

    Archology and the Bible George A. Barton
  • I've often looked up the statistics and it's the only Authorized Version.

    The Harvester Gene Stratton Porter
  • In whose reign and by whom was the Authorized Version produced?

    Training the Teacher A. F. Schauffler
  • The Authorized Version has “psaltiries,” and the Vulgate “lyrae.”

  • The Authorized Version says, "He withdrew into the wilderness and prayed."

    Quiet Talks on Prayer S. D. (Samuel Dickey) Gordon
  • The Authorized Version is much less happy: "a forgetful hearer, but a doer of the work."

    The Expositor's Bible: Alfred Plummer
British Dictionary definitions for Authorized Version

Authorized Version

the Authorized Version, an English translation of the Bible published in 1611 under James I Also known as the King James Version, King James Bible
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
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