Complutensian

adjective
Com·​plu·​ten·​sian | \ ¦kämplü¦tenchən \

Definition of Complutensian

: of or relating to the polyglot bible published in Alcalá de Henares, Spain, in 1513–17 and containing the Old Testament in Hebrew, the Targum of Onkelos on the Pentateuch, the Septuagint, the Vulgate, and the Greek New Testament the Complutensian Polyglot

History and Etymology for Complutensian

Latin complutensis (from Complutum, city in Spain—now Alcalá de Henares) + English -ian

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“Complutensian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Complutensian. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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