the first five books of the Old Testament: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy.
- Pen·ta·teuch·al, adjective
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How to use Pentateuch in a sentence
These five books are called the Pentateuch, and were written by Moses.A Week of Instruction and Amusement, | Mrs. Harley
The destructive critics do not agree among themselves as to the origin of the Pentateuch.
We turn now to the assumption that Moses was not the author, under God, of the Pentateuch.
There is, however, agreement on one point, that Moses did not write the Pentateuch.
But the question is still raised as to the Mosiac authorship of the Pentateuch.
British Dictionary definitions for Pentateuch
the first five books of the Old Testament regarded as a unity
- Pentateuchal, adjective
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