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Philippians

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noun plural but singular in construction Phi·lip·pi·ans \fə-ˈli-pē-ənz\

Definition of Philippians

  1. :  a hortatory letter written by St. Paul to the Christians of Philippi and included as a book in the New Testament — see bible table



Origin and Etymology of philippians

short for Epistle to the Philippians


First Known Use: 1549


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