Definitions for "Vulgate"
An ancient Latin version of the Scripture, and the only version which the Roman Church admits to be authentic; -- so called from its common use in the Latin Church.
Of or pertaining to the Vulgate, or the old Latin version of the Scriptures.
Translation of the Hebrew Scriptures into Latin by St. Jerome (died 419/420), accepted throughout Christendom as the "common version" (hence its name) by the eighth century.