Biblia pauperum

plural noun
Bi·blia pau·pe·rum | \ ˈbi-blē-(ˌ)ä-ˈpau̇-pə-ˌru̇m , -blē-ə- , -ˈpȯ-pə-rəm \

Definition of Biblia pauperum 

: one of a class of biblical picture books that depicted important scriptural events and were used in medieval and somewhat later times as a means of instructing large numbers of people in the Christian faith

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History and Etymology for Biblia pauperum

New Latin, literally, Bible of the poor

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