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vul·gate

 (vŭl′gāt′, -gĭt)
n.
1. The common speech of a people; the vernacular.
2. A widely accepted text or version of a work.
3. Vulgate The Latin edition or translation of the Bible made by Saint Jerome at the end of the fourth century ad, now used in a revised form as the Roman Catholic authorized version.

[Medieval Latin Vulgāta, from Late Latin vulgāta (editiō), popular (edition), from Latin, feminine past participle of vulgāre, to make known to all, from vulgus, the common people.]

vulgate

(ˈvʌlɡeɪt; -ɡɪt)
n
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a commonly recognized text or version
2. everyday or informal speech; the vernacular
adj
generally accepted; common

Vulgate

(ˈvʌlɡeɪt; -ɡɪt)
n
(Bible)
a. (from the 13th century onwards) the fourth-century version of the Bible produced by Jerome, partly by translating the original languages, and partly by revising the earlier Latin text based on the Greek versions
b. (as modifier): the Vulgate version.
[C17: from Medieval Latin Vulgāta, from Late Latin vulgāta editiō popular version (of the Bible), from Latin vulgāre to make common, from vulgus the common people]

Vul•gate

(ˈvʌl geɪt, -gɪt)

n.
1. a Latin version of the Bible prepared chiefly by Saint Jerome at the end of the 4th century A.D. and used as an authorized version of the Roman Catholic Church.
2. (l.c.) any commonly recognized text or version of a work.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to the Vulgate.
4. (l.c.) commonly used or accepted; common.
[1605–15; < Late Latin vulgāta (editiō) popular (edition); vulgāta, feminine past participle of vulgāre to make common, publish, derivative of vulgus the public]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Vulgate - the Latin edition of the Bible translated from Hebrew and Greek mainly by St. Jerome at the end of the 4th century; as revised in 1592 it was adopted as the official text for the Roman Catholic Church
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
Translations

Vulgate

[ˈvʌlgɪt] NVulgata f

Vulgate

nVulgata f

Vulgate

[ˈvʌlgeɪt] n (Bible) the Vulgatela Vulgata
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La primera version fue traducida por encargo de Alfonso X en 1280 y se publico como parte de su Gran e general estoria, pero segun Catalan (1965:311) y Stavans (2004) esta version es mas bien una parafrasis de la Biblia Vulgata de San Jeronimo.
Alcuino de York, cuando, unos anos antes, monjes irlandeses traspasan los nuevos esquemas culturales latinos hacia el continente europeo en donde se fundan monasterios como Bobbio, Luxeuil, Reichenau, San Galo, semillero de lo latino, sin los cuales habria sido imposible establecer el Renacimiento Carolingio, originado como un renacer de la cultura latina, sobre todo, del latin clasico, para ser capaces de leer y estudiar los autores clasicos, los Padres de la Iglesia, la Biblia Vulgata y proseguir con la creacion de textos eclesiasticos y liturgicos: himnos, secuencias, tropos, antifonas que serian entonadas por las aun existentes scholae cantorum.
De alcance mundial fue la invencion de la imprenta por merito del aleman de Maguncia, Gutenberg, cuyo primer producto fueron dos tomos con 42 lineas cada uno, de la Biblia Vulgata, en latin, aunque en escritura gotica y no en la bella y redondeada escritura carolina o romanica.