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Tobit

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noun To·bit \ˈtō-bət\

Definition of Tobit

  1. 1 :  the elderly father of Tobias

  2. 2 :  a book of Scripture included in the Roman Catholic canon of the Old Testament and in the Protestant Apocrypha — see bible table



Origin of tobit

Greek Tōbit


First Known Use: 1587

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