an English translation of the Bible based on the original languages, prepared by Catholic Biblical scholars, and first published in 1970.
[am-ster-dam] noun 1. a former Dutch town on Manhattan Island: the capital of New Netherland; renamed New York by the British in 1664. 2. a city in NE Guyana, on the Berbice River. noun 1. a Dutch colony in North America (1613–64), comprising the area along the Hudson River and the lower Delaware River. By […]
[ni-wahr] noun, plural Newars (especially collectively) Newar. 1. a member of a Mongoloid people of Nepal.
noun 1. a reorientation of archaeology, dating from the 1960s, that emphasizes an explicitly scientific, problem-oriented, deductive approach to research.
[ni-wahr-ee] noun 1. a Sino-Tibetan language, the language of the Newar.