symbolical books

or symbolic books


plural noun Ecclesiastical.

the books of a religion containing the creeds, beliefs, etc.

Nearby words

  1. symbolic,
  2. symbolic code,
  3. symbolic interactionism,
  4. symbolic language,
  5. symbolic logic,
  6. symbolics,
  7. symbolise,
  8. symbolism,
  9. symbolist,
  10. symbolist movement

Origin of symbolical books

First recorded in 1735–45

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British Dictionary definitions for symbolical books

symbolical books

pl n

Christianity the books containing the creeds, beliefs, or doctrine of religious groups that have emerged since the Reformation
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