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What Hebrew Bible was translated into Greek as Septuagint?

The first translation of the Torah - first five books of the Hebrew  Bible - which became known as the Septuagint because 72 Hebrew  scholars where sent to Alexandria, Egypt (MORE)

Did Jesus use the Septuagint Bible?

The Bible as Christians recognize it today did not exist. Most of the Old Testament was a part of the Torah and as such Jesus would have been familiar with it. Jesus used t (MORE)

Where was the Septuagint translated?

According to tradition the Septuagint translation was created in Alexandria between 300 - 200 BC. It's true origin is questionable and is a subject of debate.
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