Peshitto
Peshito Pe*shit"o, Peshitto Pe*shit"to, n. [Syriac pesh[^i]t[^a] simple.] The earliest Syriac version of the Old Testament, translated from Hebrew; also, the incomplete Syriac version of the New Testament. [Written also {peschito}.] [1913 Webster]

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