Ecclesiastes

noun
Ec·cle·si·as·tes | \ i-ˌklē-zē-ˈa-(ˌ)stēz , e-ˌklē- \

Definition of Ecclesiastes 

: a book of wisdom literature in canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see Bible Table

First Known Use of Ecclesiastes

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Ecclesiastes

Greek Ekklēsiastēs, literally, preacher (translation of Hebrew qōheleth), from ekklēsiastēs member of an assembly, from ekklēsia

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