noun, plural co·di·ces [koh-duh-seez, kod-uh-] /ˈkoʊ dəˌsiz, ˈkɒd ə-/.
Origin of codex
Related Words for codicesessay, album, novel, publication, dictionary, pamphlet, text, work, manual, textbook, fiction, volume, edition, magazine, booklet, brochure, writing, copy, tome, paperback
Examples from the Web for codices
Historical Examples of codices
I'd only accept it so far as it agrees with the Vulgate and the Codices.My New Curate
No greater number than this has ever been found in any of the codices or on the monuments.
His sign is found throughout the codices, in paintings, and among the glyphs.
Much might be said on the codices and books that have been left us by the historians.
Outlines of the glyphs: a, b, In the codices; c, in the inscriptions.An Introduction to the Study of the Maya Hieroglyphs
Sylvanus Griswold Morley
noun plural codices (ˈkəʊdɪˌsiːz, ˈkɒdɪ-)
Word Origin for codex
"manuscript volume (especially an ancient one)," 1845, from Latin codex (see code (n.)).