Paralipomenon


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Noun1.Paralipomenon - (Old Testament) an obsolete name for the Old Testament books of I Chronicles and II Chronicles which were regarded as supplementary to Kings
religious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing - writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity
1 Chronicles, I Chronicles - the first of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC
2 Chronicles, II Chronicles - the second of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
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if the historians would only say, 'Such and such a knight finished such and such an adventure, but with the help of so and so, his squire, without which it would have been impossible for him to accomplish it;' but they write curtly, "Don Paralipomenon of the Three Stars accomplished the adventure of the six monsters;' without mentioning such a person as his squire, who was there all the time, just as if there was no such being.
Asimismo, la influencia de la fuente historica de Suetonio se rastrea en el Paralipomenon Hispaniae del eclesiastico catalan Joan Margarit (1421-1484) (Tate "Italian Humanism").
The visible texts had been identified as from Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Ezechiel, and Hosea, and there seemed to be two promising fragments in the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek: Clm 29260(1, containing texts from Genesis, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, and Judges; and Clm 29260(2, containing texts from iii Kings and ii Paralipomenon.