Examples of epistle in a Sentence
St. Paul's Epistle to the Romans.
He penned lengthy epistles to her.
Origin and Etymology of epistle
Middle English, letter, Epistle, from Anglo-French, from Latin epistula, epistola letter, from Greek epistolē message, letter, from epistellein to send to, from epi- + stellein to send
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
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Epistle in the Bible : any one of the letters to the early Christians that are part of the New Testament
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