Ecclesiasticus

noun
Ec·cle·si·as·ti·cus | \ i-ˌklē-zē-ˈa-sti-kəs , e-ˌklē- \

Definition of Ecclesiasticus 

: a didactic book included in the Protestant Apocrypha and as Sirach in the Roman Catholic canon of the Old Testament

First Known Use of Ecclesiasticus

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Ecclesiasticus

Late Latin, from ecclesiasticus

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