Biblist

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Biblist A biblical scholar; a biblicist.
    • Biblist One who makes the Bible the sole rule of faith.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n biblist Same as Biblicist.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Biblist one versed in biblical learning: one who makes Scripture the sole rule of faith
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. bibliste,. See Bible
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.—Low L. biblia, fem. sing., earlier neut. pl., from Gr. ta biblia, lit. 'the books,' esp. the canonical books of Scripture, biblion, a book, dim. of biblos, papyrus, paper.