how to pronounce scripture


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scripture is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of scripture in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the world based on Scripture would soon …”

meanings of scripture


  1. The Poetic Edda.
  2. The Aqdas.
  3. The Hebrew Tanakh.
  4. Any of several other texts considered holy:.
  5. The Old and New Testaments of the Christian Bible.
  6. The Muslim Quran.
  7. The Adi Granth.
  8. The Raelian Sensual Meditation.
  9. The Tripitaka.
  10. The Veda.
  11. The Book of Shadows.
  12. The Avesta.


  1. A sacred writing or holy book.
  2. The religious text of a given religion.
  3. An authoritative statement.

scripture frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word scripture occurs in english on average 24.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics scripture can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that scripture can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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