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Biblicist

[bib-luh-sist]
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noun
  1. a person who interprets the Bible literally.
  2. a Biblical scholar.
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Origin of Biblicist

1830–40; < Medieval Latin biblic(us) (see Biblical) + -ist
Related formsBib·li·cis·tic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for biblicist

Biblicist

Biblist

noun
  1. a biblical scholar
  2. a person who takes the Bible literally
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