Biblia Pauperum

[ bib-lee-ah -pou-pe-room, bib-lee-uh -paw-per-uhm ]
/ ˈbɪb li ɑ ˈpaʊ pɛˌrʊm, ˈbɪb li ə ˈpɔ pər əm /

noun

any of the picture books illustrating Biblical events and usually containing a short text, used chiefly in the Middle Ages for purposes of religious instruction.

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Origin of Biblia Pauperum

<New Latin: literally, Bible of poor men
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