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King James Version

Also called King James' Bible.
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  • Then there were certain inaccuracies in the King James Version.

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  • And this very persecution led to one of the best of the early versions of the Bible, indirectly even to the King James Version.

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  • And for reasons that may later appear, the King James Version bids fair to hold the field for many years to come.

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  • That was written about the time of the King James Version, and "thought" evidently means worry or anxiety.

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  • Neither of those words, the neuter possessive pronoun or the new word "anxious," got into the King James Version.

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  • Yet even in those words which do not become common there is very little tendency to obsolescence in the King James Version.

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  • More words of Shakespeare have become obsolete or have changed their meanings than in the King James Version.

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  • You seldom find any turn of a word in the King James Version, though you do occasionally find it in the Hebrew.

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  • First, the style of the King James Version has influenced English literature markedly.

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  • Then his sentences grow involved, and his paragraphs lengthen, and he swings away from the style of the King James Version.

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British Dictionary definitions for King James Version

King James Version

noun
1.
the King James Version, another name for the Authorized Version
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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