The Authorized Version


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • The Authorized Version of the Bible is the English translation of the Bible published in 1611 under sanction of King James I. It was “appointed to be read in churches,” and has been the accepted English Bible. The Revised Version was published in a complete form in 1855.
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In literature:

The author of the English version possessed his also, but of these nobody took much notice.
"Paul Kelver" by Jerome Klapka, AKA Jerome K. Jerome
This old English version is said to have been made by the author from his own original composition in Latin.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. I" by Robert Kerr
I should notice by the way, on the competent authority of M. Kopitar, that this German version of the Bible is one of the most ancient extant.
"A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Three" by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
BROKE, or BROOKE, ARTHUR (d. 1563), English author, wrote the first English version of the story of Romeo and Juliet.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
There is no historical authority for this, or for any other version of the story.
"A Critical Exposition of the Popular 'Jihád'" by Moulavi Gerágh Ali
But the author is named in both these versions, and named differently.
"The Flourishing of Romance and the Rise of Allegory" by George Saintsbury
No human author could improve on the words of the Vulgate, or the words of the King James version.
"Confessions of a Book-Lover" by Maurice Francis Egan
Mr. Sikes gives no authority for the third version.
"The Science of Fairy Tales" by Edwin Sidney Hartland
ON THE AUTHORIZED VERSION OF THE NEW TESTAMENT in Connection with some Recent Proposals for its Revision.
"Reminiscences of Forts Sumter and Moultrie in 1860-'61" by Abner Doubleday
Spenser, in his version of the story, has followed these authorities.
"Characteristics of Women" by Anna Jameson
Bancroft was "the chief overseer" of the authorized version of the Bible.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
Was there any internal evidence which proved Addison to be the author of this version?
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
But there is no reason to think that the word rendered in our Authorized Version as "dial" was a sundial at all.
"The Astronomy of the Bible" by E. Walter Maunder
The authorized version has a superscription for this chapter.
"Studies in Zechariah" by Arno C. Gaebelein
Leaving incomprehensible philology for the ordinary authorized version of our bibles, we find that Abraham was the son of Terah.
"A Few Words About the Devil" by Charles Bradlaugh
"The Mystery of Francis Bacon" by William T. Smedley
The authorized version is faulty in its translation; it is not, "he made his arrows bright," but "he shook his arrows to and fro.
"The Prophet Ezekiel" by Arno C. Gaebelein
The marginal dates in the authorized version of the Bible are from Usher.
"A Brief Handbook of English Authors" by Oscar Fay Adams
ON THE AUTHORIZED VERSION OF THE NEW TESTAMENT in Connection with some Recent Proposals for its Revision.
"Caricature and Other Comic Art" by James Parton
According to the chronology of the Authorized Version, the birth of David must have occurred about the year before Christ 1080.
"The Expositor's Bible: The First Book of Samuel" by W. G. Blaikie

In news:

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The author of The Ministry of Special Cases and For the Relief of Unbearable Urges writes his own version of a family tree.
An earlier version of this article misstated the last name of a Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority board member.
Author's note: Below is the unedited version of my article.
Carl Chu is the author of Chinese Food Finder: Los Angeles there are also New York and San Francisco versions.
A version of this post ran on the author's blog, Caracas Chronicles.
CINCINNATI — Prasco Labs will market an authorized generic version of a drug used to treat diarrhea caused by a bacterial infection, the company said Wednesday.
A version of this post ran on the author's blog, Riogringa.
LUDINGTON, MI – Media outlets covering Congress are reporting Wednesday that the US House of Representatives has adopted the Senate version of a Coast Guard re-authorization bill leaving out a special provision for the S.S.
A version of this post ran on the author's blog,
An earlier version of this article incorrectly identified the home country of author Peter Carey.
Arizona's Maricopa County listed the wrong date in the Spanish version of voter registration cards, a development likely to further complicate tense relations between local authorities and Latino residents.

In science:

The author thanks Yuval Peres, Jim Pitman, and David Revelle for helpful discussions, and Gady Kozma for comments on a previous version.
The loop-erased random walk and the uniform spanning tree on the four-dimensional discrete torus
Acknow ledgments: the author would like to thank the referees of the first version of the paper for their careful reading and comments that lead to an improvement of the paper.
Quenched invariance principles for random walks with random conductances
The author thanks also the referee for valuable remarks on the earlier version of the article.
A dynamical characterization of Poisson-Dirichlet distributions
On the other hand, some authors have introduced a canonical version of these models so as to treat systems that are dissipative.
Nonlinear mean field Fokker-Planck equations. Application to the chemotaxis of biological populations
El Kaoutit and the first author introduced a yet more general version of Galois theory, replacing the grouplike element by a right C–comodule Σ which is finitely generated and pro jective as a right A–module.
Galois theory in bicategories
In [V1], the author proved a bi-Lipschitz version of Hardt’s theorem [H].
Vanishing homology
We formulate that theorem in a suitable version, which will be considered with a new proof of it by the second author in the separate place.
Uncountable Graphs and Invariant Measures on the Set of Universal Countable Graphs
The authors thank Sebastian Galais and Christina Volpe for their critique of the previous version of this paper.
Effect of Collective Flavor Oscillations on the Diffuse Supernova Neutrino Background
One of the authors suggested a version of ”Absolute Paral lelism” (AP)-Spaces in which curvature and torsion are simultaneously non-vanishing ob jects.
Effect of Spin-Torsion Interaction on Raychaudhuri Equation
Peres and the author [PS] proved a version of Theorem 1 when the f i j are all linear maps; this includes classical examples such like central Cantor sets.
Moreira's Theorem on the arithmetic sum of dynamically defined Cantor sets
The authors formulated a novel version of the Fermat principle based on envelopes of lightlike geodesics and re-derived the bending angle for the case of a lens moving along the line of sight.
On aberration in gravitational lensing
It is a preliminary version of a separate, still unpublished work of the author, to which we refer in Chapter 4.
Second maximal subgroups of the finite alternating and symmetric groups
He is also grateful to Vladimir Turaev for comments on an earlier version of this paper which led to several improvements, and for suggesting the proof given for Lemma 5.2 which is much simpler than the author’s original proof.
Homotopy invariants of Gauss phrases
The authors thank an anonymous reviewer who provided us with helpful feedback on an earlier version of this paper.
On vertex, edge, and vertex-edge random graphs
The authors are very grateful to the anonymous referee for his/her careful reading and for having pointing several inaccuracies in a previous version of this paper.
Kashiwara and Zelevinsky involutions in affine type A