Definition of Texts. Meaning of Texts. Synonyms of Texts

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Definition of Texts

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Text Text, v. t. To write in large characters, as in text hand. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl.
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Text Text (t[e^]kst), n. [F. texte, L. textus, texture, structure, context, fr. texere, textum, to weave, construct, compose; cf. Gr. te`ktwn carpenter, Skr. taksh to cut, carve, make. Cf. Context, Mantle, n., Pretext, Tissue, Toil a snare.] 1. A discourse or composition on which a note or commentary is written; the original words of an author, in distinction from a paraphrase, annotation, or commentary. --Chaucer. 2. (O. Eng. Law) The four Gospels, by way of distinction or eminence. [R.] 3. A verse or passage of Scripture, especially one chosen as the subject of a sermon, or in proof of a doctrine. How oft, when Paul has served us with a text, Has Epictetus, Plato, Tully, preached! --Cowper. 4. Hence, anything chosen as the subject of an argument, literary composition, or the like; topic; theme. 5. A style of writing in large characters; text-hand also, a kind of type used in printing; as, German text.

Meaning of Texts from wikipedia

- Text may refer to: Text (literary theory), any object that can be read, including: Religious text, a writing that a religious tradition considers to be...
- Religious texts, including scripture, are texts which various religions consider to be of central importance to their religious tradition. They differ...
- lecture. Spreading rumors and gossip by text message, using text messages to bully individuals, or forwarding texts that contain defamatory content is an...
- Buddhist texts are those religious texts which belong to the Buddhist tradition. The earliest Buddhist texts were not committed to writing until some...
- texts are m****cripts and voluminous historical literature which are related to any of the diverse traditions within Hinduism. A few of these texts are...
- The Pyramid Texts are the oldest ancient Egyptian funerary texts, dating to the late Old Kingdom. They are the earliest known corpus of ancient Egyptian...
- Gnosticism used a number of religious texts that are preserved, in part or whole, in ancient m****cripts, or lost but mentioned critically in Patristic...
- Gr**** texts where they are also used to denote 'short texts'. During the Medieval period, the inverted nuns were actually inserted into the text of the...
- The Ugaritic texts are a corpus of ancient cuneiform texts discovered since 1928 in Ugarit (Ras Shamra) and Ras Ibn Hani in Syria, and written in Ugaritic...
- Execration texts, also referred to as proscription lists, are ancient Egyptian hieratic texts, listing enemies of the pharaoh, most often enemies of the...