Biblical meaning

bĭblĭ-kəl
Being in keeping with the nature of the Bible, especially:
  • Suggestive of the personages or times depicted in the Bible.
  • Suggestive of the prose or narrative style of the King James Bible.
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Of or in the Bible.
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Of, relating to, or contained in the Bible.
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In keeping with or according to the Bible; like that in the Bible.
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Alternative capitalization of biblical..
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The definition of biblical is something related to or concerned with the Bible.

The name Mary is an example of a biblical name related to the story of the Virgin Mary.

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Very great in extent; enormous.

A natural disaster of near biblical proportions.

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Origin of biblical

  • From Medieval Latin biblicus from Late Latin biblia Bible Bible

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition