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Bible

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  • How unique is the name Bible? Out of 5,743,017 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Bible was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
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  • How many people have the last name Bible? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,700 people with the last name Bible.
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bible U.S.
  White 81.74% 64.26%
  African American 8.77% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.55% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 3.11% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.94% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.89% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bible

People with the last name Bible are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Bible" mean? The list below shows the origins of Bible as well as things modernly associated with the name Bible such as celebrities named Bible.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Bi"ble
Senses
  1. A book.(Obs)
  2. The Book by way of eminence, -- that is, the book which is made up of the writings accepted by Christians as of divine origin and authority, whether such writings be in the original language, or translated; the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments; -- sometimes in a restricted sense, the Old Testament; as, King James's Bible; Douay Bible; Luther's Bible . Also, the book which is made up of writings similarly accepted by the Jews; as, a rabbinical Bible .
  3. A book containing the sacred writings belonging to any religion; as, the Koran is often called the Mohammedan Bible .
  4. (Fig.)a book with an authoritative exposition of some topic, respected by many who are experts in the field.

Etymology: F. bible, L. biblia, pl., fr. Gr. bibli`a, pl. of bibli`on, dim. of bi`blos by`blos, book, prop. Egyptian papyrus

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A book regarded as authoritative in its field
  2. The sacred writings of the Christian religions

From Middle English bible, from Middle Latin biblia (“book”) (misinterpreted as a feminine from earlier Latin neuter plural biblia (“books”)), from Ancient Greek βιβλία (biblía, “books”), plural of βιβλίον (biblíon, “small book”), originally a diminutive of βίβλος (bíblos, “book”), from βύβλος (búblos, “papyrus”) (from the ancient Phoenician city of Byblos which exported this writing material).

Old English used biblioþēce (from βιβλιοθήκη) and ġewritu (> English writs) for "the Scriptures".

  1. A comprehensive manual that describes something. (e.g., handyman’s bible).
  2. (nautical) A holystone.

bible was also found in the following language(s): Czech and French

What does the name Bible mean?

Bis for beauty, that comes from within.

Iis for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

Bis for buoy, you encourage those you see.

Lis for look, the way you look at life.

Eis for elate, you make others happy.

Past life for Bible born Jun 23, 1973

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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