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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- One who is well informed on the Bible or in biblical scholarship.

Usage examples (4)
  • Pythagoras be thy remembrancer, not thy textuary and final instructer; and learn the vanity of the world, rather from Solomon than Phocylydes.
  • Let not the twelve but the two tables be thy law: let Pythagoras be thy remembrancer, not thy textuary and final instructor: and learn the vanity of the world, rather...
  • Pharisee, refer himself to the tradition of the elders, but, like a good textuary, fastened upon the two first and great commandments of the law, as those which he...
  • It is that learning which it was my happiness from a child to be trained up in, by my ever honoured father, whose memory must always be very dear and precious to me: he often... for more
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