postbiblical

adjective
post·​bib·​li·​cal | \ ˌpōst-ˈbi-bli-kəl How to pronounce postbiblical (audio) \

Definition of postbiblical

: occurring or existing after the creation of the Bible or after the events recorded in the Bible postbiblical times I read a biblical text now as if the dense screening of postbiblical commentary did not exist.— Chaim Potok

First Known Use of postbiblical

1851, in the meaning defined above

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“Postbiblical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postbiblical. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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