biblist

noun, often capitalized bi·blist \ˈbī-bə-list, ˈbī-blist, ˈbi-blist; specific variants can be found at senses below\

Definition of biblist

plural

-s

  1. 1 \ˈbi-blist also ˈbī-b(ə-)list\ :  a biblical scholar

  2. 2 \ˈbī-b(ə-)list\ :  one who practices or advocates biblism

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Origin and Etymology of biblist

bible + -ist


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