hexapla

noun, often capitalized hex·a·pla \ˈheksəplə\

Definition of hexapla

plural

-s

  1. :  an edition or work in six texts or versions in parallel columns — compare tetrapla

hexaplar

\-lə(r)\ adjective, often capitalized

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Origin and Etymology of hexapla

Late Latin, from Greek hexapla, from neuter plural of hexaplous, hexaploos sixfold, from hexa- + -plous, -ploos -fold (as in diploos double) — more at double


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