bibliotheca

noun bib·lio·the·ca \ ˌbi-blē-ə-ˈthē-kə \

Definition of bibliotheca

plural bibliothecas or bibliothecae play \-ˌsē, -ˌkē\
1 :a collection of books
2 :a list of books

bibliothecal

play \-ˈthē-kəl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of bibliotheca

Latin, from Greek bibliothēkē, from bibli- + thēkē case; akin to Greek tithenai to put, place — more at do


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