paralipomena

paralipomena

[par-uh-li-pom-uh-nuh, -lahy-]
plural noun
things omitted or neglected that are added as a supplement.

Origin:
1665–75; < Late Latin paralīpomena < Greek () paraleipómena (things) omitted, not told (present participle passive of paraleípein), equivalent to para- para-1 + leíp(ein) to leave behind + -omena neuter plural present participle mediopassive suffix

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Paralipomenon

[par-uh-li-pom-uh-non, -lahy-]
noun, plural Paralipomena [par-uh-li-pom-uh-nuh, -lahy-] . Douay Bible.

Origin:
1300–50; Middle English < Late Latin paralīpomenon, singular of paralīpomena paralipomena

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paralipomena (ˌpærəlaɪˈpɒmənə)
 
pl n
1.  things added in a supplement to a work
2.  Old Testament another name for the Books of Chronicles
 
[C14: via late Latin from Greek paraleipomena, from para-1 (on one side) + leipein to leave]

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