Biblical



of or in the Bible:
a Biblical name.
in accord with the Bible.
evocative of or suggesting the Bible or Biblical times, especially in size or extent:
disaster on a Biblical scale; a Biblical landscape.
Contemporary Examples

Diet Like Jesus: What the Bible Says About How to Eat Candida Moss October 14, 2013
Christian Bale: One Man’s Moses Is Another Man’s Terrorist Candida Moss, Joel Baden December 6, 2014
Yes, Megyn Kelly, Santa Can Be Black (and Jesus, Too) Jamelle Bouie December 11, 2013
Netanyahu Swims Against Iranian Diplomatic Current Ali Gharib October 1, 2013
Is God Evil? The Daily Beast March 10, 2009

Historical Examples

Archology and the Bible George A. Barton
Chaldea Znade A. Ragozin
Holy in Christ Andrew Murray
Jewish Literature and Other Essays Gustav Karpeles
The Testimony of the Rocks Hugh Miller

adjective
of, occurring in, or referring to the Bible
resembling the Bible in written style
adj.

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