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Deuteronomist

[doo-tuh-ron-uh-mist, dyoo-]
noun
  1. one of the writers of material used in the early books of the Old Testament.
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Origin of Deuteronomist

First recorded in 1860–65; Deuteronom(y) + -ist
Related formsDeu·ter·on·o·mist·ic, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • The section has been worked over by a Deuteronomistic editor, whose hand can be clearly traced in the additions xii.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 1

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British Dictionary definitions for deuteronomistic

Deuteronomist

noun
  1. one of the writers of Deuteronomy
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