Pseudepigraphous
Pseudepigraphous Pseu`de*pig"ra*phous, a. [Gr. ? falsely inscribed. See {Pseudo-}, and {Epigraphy}.] Inscribed with a false name. --Cudworth. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • pseudepigraphous — See pseudepigraphal. * * * …   Universalium

  • pseudepigraphous — pseud·epig·ra·phous …   English syllables

  • pseudepigraphous — Signed with a false signature …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • pseudepigraphous — adjective see pseudepigraphic * * * pseudepigraphˈic, pseudepigraphˈical or pseudepigˈraphous adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑pseud …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ephrem the Syrian — Ephrem redirects here. For other persons with the name, see Ephrem (name). Saint Ephrem the Syrian Icon of Ephrem the Syrian from Meryem Ana Kilisesi, Diyarbakır Deacon, Confessor and Doctor of the Church; Venerable Father …   Wikipedia

  • pseudepigrapha — pseudepigraphic /sooh dep i graf ik/, pseudepigraphical, pseudepigraphous, pseudepigraphal, adj. /sooh deuh pig reuh feuh/, n. (used with a plural v.) certain writings (other than the canonical books and the Apocrypha) professing to be Biblical… …   Universalium

  • pseudepigrapha — /sjudəˈpɪgrəfə/ (say syoohduh pigruhfuh) plural noun certain writings (other than the canonical books and the Apocrypha) professing to be biblical in character, but not considered canonical or divinely inspired. {New Latin, from Greek, neuter… …   Australian English dictionary

  • pseudepigrapha —   n. pl. spurious books supposed to be written by or about Biblical persons but not contained in Apocrypha.    ♦ pseudepigraphal, a.    ♦ pseudepigraphic, a. pertaining to pseudepigrapha or pseudepigraphy.    ♦ pseudepigraphous, a. bearing wrong… …   Dictionary of difficult words

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”