Authorized Version, The
Authorized Version, The
Historical background on the AV, also called the King James Bible

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  • The Authorized Version —     The Authorized Version     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Authorized Version     Name given to the English translation of the Bible produced by the Commission appointed by James I, and in consequence often spoken of as King James s Bible . It… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • The Authorized Version — Authorized Au thor*ized, a. 1. Possessed of or endowed with authority; as, an authorized agent. [1913 Webster] 2. Sanctioned by authority. [1913 Webster] {The Authorized Version} of the Bible is the English translation of the Bible published in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Authorized Version — n. the revised English translation of the Bible published in England in 1611 with the authorization of King James I: also called King James Version …   English World dictionary

  • Authorized Version — ► NOUN ▪ an English translation of the Bible made in 1611, at the order of James I …   English terms dictionary

  • The New Authorized Version — Bible translation infobox translation title=New Authorized Version in Present Day English full name=AV7, The New Authorized Version in Present Day English abbreviation=AV7 textual basis=claimed to be same as King James Version of the Bible… …   Wikipedia

  • Authorized Version — noun an English translation of the Bible published in 1611 • Syn: ↑King James Version, ↑King James Bible • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Bible, ↑Christian Bible, ↑Book, ↑Good Book, ↑Holy Scripture …   Useful english dictionary

  • Authorized Version — The English translation of the Bible published in 1611; though not formally ‘authorized’, it was generally adopted within a generation for public reading in church. The work was initiated at the Hampton Court Conference of 1604 called by King… …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • Authorized Version — Authorized Ver|sion BrE the English translation of the Bible made in England in 1611 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Authorized Version — an English version of the Bible prepared in England under James I and published in 1611. Also called King James Version. * * * …   Universalium

  • (the) Authorized Version (of the Bible) — Библия короля Якова, санкционированная версия Библии King James Version, contents …   The King James version of the Bible

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