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Holman Bible Dictionary

Septuagint

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(sseh tyoo' uh gihnt) Title meaning, “the 70.” Oldest Greek translation of the Hebrew Old Testament. It also contains several apocryphal books. Most New Testament quotations of the Old Testament are from the Septuagint. See Apocrypha; Bible, Texts and Versions .

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These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.

Bibliography Information
Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Septuagint'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hbd/s/septuagint.html. 1991.

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