(usually uncountable, plural Holy Writs)
From Middle English Holi Writ, from Old English hāliġ ġewrit (“scripture”, literally “holy writing”), attested variously in: on hāligum ġewritum, Ðæs hālgan gewrites, etc.; equivalent to holy + writ.
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