family Bible
noun Date: 1740 a large Bible usually having special pages for recording births, marriages, and deaths

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  • family Bible — n. a large Bible containing pages for recording family births, deaths, and marriages …   English World dictionary

  • family Bible — /fæmli ˈbaɪbəl/ (say famlee buybuhl) noun a large Bible kept in one family for generations, usually with pages on which are recorded family events, as births, marriages, and deaths …   Australian English dictionary

  • family Bible — A Bible which has been used in a family for years, sometimes passed down from one generation to another in the family; often the place of recording events of important, even sacred, significance, such as births, deaths, marriages, baptisms, etc …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • family Bible — noun a large Bible with pages to record marriages and births • Hypernyms: ↑Bible, ↑Christian Bible, ↑Book, ↑Good Book, ↑Holy Scripture, ↑Holy Writ, ↑Scripture, ↑Word of God, ↑Word …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Bible — a large Bible usually having pages at the front for recording the marriages, births, and deaths in a family. [1775 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • family Bible — fam′ily Bi′ble n. a large Bible usu. having pages at the front for recording the marriages, births, and deaths in a family • Etymology: 1775–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • family Bible — A Bible containing a record of the births, marriages, and deaths of the members of a family …   Black's law dictionary

  • family Bible — A Bible containing a record of the births, marriages, and deaths of the members of a family …   Black's law dictionary

  • Family Bible (Browns album) — Infobox Album Name =Family Bible Type = studio Artist = The Browns Released = March 12, 1996 Recorded = Genre = Country, gospel Length = Label = Rock Bottom Producer = Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|2|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg… …   Wikipedia

  • Family Radio — (Family Stations Inc.) is a non commercial, 24 hour, listener supported, Christian radio religious broadcasting network in the United States, founded in 1959 by Harold Camping, also known as Brother Camping and is based in Oakland, California.… …   Wikipedia

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