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Meaning of NEW-TESTAMENT

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other Epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
 

NEW-TESTAMENT is a 13 letter word that starts with N.

 

 See Also: Acts, Acts of the Apostles, Apocalypse, Bible, Book, Book of Revelations, evangel, Good Book, Gospel, Gospel According to John, Gospel According to Luke, Gospel According to Mark, Gospel According to Matthew, Gospel of Luke, Gospels, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, John, Luke, Mark, Matthew, Revelation, Scripture, testament, will, Word, Word of God

 

 

Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

[C programmers] The second edition of k&r's "The C Programming Language" (Prentice-Hall, 1988; ISBN 0-13-110362-8), describing ansi c.

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Easton Bible Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

(Luke 22:20), rather "New Covenant," in contrast to the old covenant of works, which is superseded. "The covenant of grace is called new; it succeeds to the old broken covenant of works. It is ever fresh, flourishing, and excellent; and under the gospel it is dispensed in a more clear, spiritual, extensive, and powerful manner than of old" (Brown of Haddington). Hence is derived the name given to the latter portion of the Bible. (See TESTAMENT.)

 

 

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