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Definition of Pentateuch

Pentateuch
Pentateuch Pen"ta*teuch, n. [L. pentateuchus, Gr. ?; ? (see Penta-) + ? a tool, implement, a book, akin to ? to prepare, make ready, and perh. to E. text. See Five, and Text.] The first five books of the Old Testament, collectively; -- called also the Law of Moses, Book of the Law of Moses, etc.

Meaning of Pentateuch from wikipedia

- Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. In that sense, Torah means the same as Pentateuch or the Five Books of Moses. It is also known in the Jewish tradition as...
- Tōrāʾ Shamaeriym; Hebrew: תוֹרה שַמֶרִים), also called the Samaritan Pentateuch, is a text of the Torah written in the Samaritan script and used as sacred...
- The Pentateuch is the first part of the Bible, consisting of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy. Pentateuch may also refer to: Ashburnham...
- of the 20th century, most scholars agreed that the five books of the Pentateuch—Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy—came from four sources:...
- understanding of the unity and authority of the Bible. The Torah (or Pentateuch, as biblical scholars sometimes call it) is the collective name for the...
- attached to the Torah. David A. Clines, in his influential The Themes of the Pentateuch (1978), identified the overarching theme of the five books as the partial...
- The Theme of the Pentateuch. Sheffield Academic Press. ISBN 9780567431967. Davies, G. I. (1998). "Introduction to the Pentateuch". In John Barton (ed...
- וַיִּקְרָא, Vayyīqrāʾ, "And He called") is the third book of the Torah (the Pentateuch) and of the Old Testament, also known as the Third Book of Moses. Scholars...
- The composition of the Torah (or Pentateuch, the first five books of the Bible: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy) was a process that...
- The Ashburnham Pentateuch (Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, MS nouv. acq. lat. 2334, also known as the Tours Pentateuch and the Codex Turonensis)...