Paralipomenon, Books of
Paralipomenon, Books of
Two books of the Bible containing a summary of sacred history from Adam to the end of the Captivity.

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  • Paralipomenon — Par a*li*pom e*non, n. pl. [L., fr. Gr. paraleipome nwn of things omitted, pass. p. pr. (neuter genitive plural) fr. ? to omit.] A title given in the Douay Bible to the Books of Chronicles. [1913 Webster] Note: In the Septuagint these books are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paralipomenon — noun (Old Testament) an obsolete name for the Old Testament books of I Chronicles and II Chronicles which were regarded as supplementary to Kings • Topics: ↑Old Testament • Hypernyms: ↑sacred text, ↑sacred writing, ↑religious writing, ↑religious… …   Useful english dictionary

  • paralipomenon — noun either of the Books of Chronicles in the Old Testament …   Wiktionary

  • Canon of the Old Testament — • Signifies the authoritative list or closed number of the writings composed under Divine inspiration, and destined for the well being of the Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Canon of the Old Testament      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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