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Dou·ay Bible(do͞o′ā, do͞o-ā′)
The first English translation of the Latin Vulgate Bible authorized by the Roman Catholic Church. The Old Testament was published in 1582, the New Testament in 1609-10. Also called Douay Version.
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Douay Bible(ˈduːeɪ) or
(Bible) an English translation of the Bible from the Latin Vulgate text completed by Roman Catholic scholars at Douai in 1610
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Dou′ay Bi′ble(ˈdu eɪ)
an English version of the Bible translated from the Vulgate by Roman Catholic scholars.
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