scribal
adjective Date: 1857 of, relating to, or due to a scribe

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scribal — [skrī′bəl] adj. 1. of scribes, or writers 2. arising from the process of writing [a scribal error] * * * See scribe. * * * …   Universalium

  • scribal — [skrī′bəl] adj. 1. of scribes, or writers 2. arising from the process of writing [a scribal error] …   English World dictionary

  • scribal — scribe ► NOUN 1) historical a person who copied out documents. 2) informal, often humorous a writer, especially a journalist. 3) Jewish History a Jewish record keeper or, later, a professional theologian and jurist. 4) (also scriber or scribe… …   English terms dictionary

  • scribal — ˈskrībəl adjective Etymology: scribe (I) + al : of, relating to, or due to a scribe a scribal error …   Useful english dictionary

  • scribal — adjective Relating to scribes and their work …   Wiktionary

  • scribal — scrib·al …   English syllables

  • scribal — /ˈskraɪbəl/ (say skruybuhl) adjective of, relating to, or denoting a scribe. {scrib(e)1 + al1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Scribal abbreviation — Sigla redirects here. For the village in Poland, see Sigła. Text sample from an early 15th century Bible manuscript. Scribal abbreviations (sigla [plural], siglum and sigil [singular]) are the abbreviations used by ancient and mediæval scribes… …   Wikipedia

  • scribal error — mistake made by a writer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scribal, e, aux —  adj. Relatif à l écriture …   Le dictionnaire des mots absents des autres dictionnaires

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