Alexandrinus


Alexandrinus
/al'ig zan dree"neuhs, -druy"-, -zahn-/, n.
the Greek uncial codex, dating from the early 5th century A.D., originally containing the complete text of the Greek Old and New Testaments. Cf. codex.
[ < L: lit., of ALEXANDRIA (Egypt); so called from its origin; see -INE1]

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