- Proper noun. The Christian holy book.
- Proper noun. The Jewish holy book that was largely incorporated into the Christian Bible.
- Proper noun. The analogous holy book of another religion.
- Proper noun. A specific version, edition, translation, or copy of any of the above.
- Noun. A comprehensive manual that describes something. (e.g., handyman’s bible).
- Noun. (nautical) A holystone.