Ecclesiasticus

[ ih-klee-zee-as-ti-kuh s ]
/ ɪˌkli ziˈæs tɪ kəs /
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noun

a book of the Apocrypha. Abbreviation: Ecclus.

Also called Wisdom of Jesus.

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Ecclesiasticus

/ (ɪˌkliːzɪˈæstɪkəs) /

noun

one of the books of the Apocrypha, written around 180 bc and also called the Wisdom of Jesus, the son of Sirach
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