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Hexateuch

[hek-suh-took, -tyook] /ˈhɛk səˌtuk, -ˌtyuk/
noun
1.
the first six books of the Old Testament.
Origin of Hexateuch
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; hexa- + (Penta)teuch
Related forms
Hexateuchal, adjective
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Hexateuch

/ˈhɛksəˌtjuːk/
noun
1.
the first six books of the Old Testament
Derived Forms
Hexateuchal, adjective
Word Origin
C19: from hexa- + Greek teukhos a book
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