Writings

plural noun
Writ·​ings | \ ˈrī-tiŋz How to pronounce Writings (audio) \

Definition of Writings

: the third part of the Jewish scriptures — see Bible Table

First Known Use of Writings

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Writings

translation of Late Hebrew kĕthūbhīm

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“Writings.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Writings. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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