Origin of DecalogueMiddle English decaloge ; from Ecclesiastical Late Latin decalogus ; from Ecclesiastical Greek dekalogos: see deca- and amp; -logue
- Bible The Ten Commandments.
- A fundamental set of rules having authoritative weight.
Origin of DecalogueMiddle English decalog, from Late Latin decalogus, from Greek dekalogos : deka, ten; see dek&mlowring; in Indo-European roots + logos, word, pronouncement; see leg- in Indo-European roots.
- Alternative spelling of Decalogue.