what is difference between biblical and scriptural
bible + -ical
- IPA(key): /ˈbɪblɪkəl/
biblical (comparative more biblical, superlative most biblical)
- Of or relating to the Bible.
- Tithing is both a quranic and biblical virtue.
- In accordance with the teachings of the Bible (according to some interpretation of it).
- Very great; especially, exceeding previous records in scale.
- of biblical proportions; with biblical fury
For quotations using this term, see Citations:biblical.
- evangelic, pentateuchal, psalmic, Torahic
- New Testament, Old Testament (attributive, rarely New Testamental, Old Testamental)
- (by sources of faith) apostolic, conciliar, ex cathedra, Mishnaic, Rabbinic, Talmudic, traditional
- (by religions) Avestan, Qur’anic, Vedic
- biblical studies
- know someone in the biblical sense
scripture + -al
scriptural (not comparable)
- Of or pertaining to scripture.
scriptural (feminine singular scripturale, masculine plural scripturaux, feminine plural scripturales)
- relating to writing or the written word
- “scriptural” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).