the Old Testament

Definition of the Old Testament

  1. :  the first part of the Christian Bible that tells about the Jews, their history, and God's words to them in the time before Jesus Christ was born

Word by Word Definitions

oldplay Old
  1. :  dating from the remote past :  ancient

    :  persisting from an earlier time

    :  of long standing

testamentplay Testament
  1. :  a tangible proof or tribute

    :  an expression of conviction :  creed

    :  an act by which a person determines the disposition of his or her property after death


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