Letter of Jeremiah

noun

: a letter included at the end of Baruch in the Roman Catholic canon, as a discrete book in the Eastern Orthodox canon, and sometimes as a separate book in the Protestant Apocrypha
abbreviation Let Jer

called also Epistle of Jeremiah

see Bible Table

Word History

First Known Use

1735, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Letter of Jeremiah was in 1735

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“Letter of Jeremiah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Letter%20of%20Jeremiah. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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