What does the word "Bible" literally mean?

The Holiness
The Books
The Word
The Truth
English word Bible comes from Latin biblia sacra "holy books". The plural "biblia" was often improperly interpreted as singular feminine, hence the old Anglo-Latin singular "biblia". The root "biblia" is shared with words such as bibliographer or bibliophilia, unrelated to the Bible.
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flagthe Netherlands
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flagGermany
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flagthe Philippines
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flagthe United Arab Emirates
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