Septuagint

 /ˈseptjʊədʒɪnt/



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Septuagint /ˈsɛptjʊəˌdʒɪnt/ n
  1. the principal Greek version of the Old Testament, including the Apocrypha, believed to have been translated by 70 or 72 scholars
Etymology: 16th Century: from Latin septuāgintā seventy



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