textuary

noun
tex·​tu·​ary | \ ˈteks-chə-ˌwer-ē How to pronounce textuary (audio) \
plural textuaries

Definition of textuary

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: one who is well informed in the Bible or in biblical scholarship

textuary

adjective

Definition of textuary (Entry 2 of 2)

First Known Use of textuary

Noun

1608, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1646, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for textuary

Noun

Medieval Latin textus

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The first known use of textuary was in 1608

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“Textuary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/textuary. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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