pseudepigrapha (n.)

"books or writings of false authorship," 1620s (implied in pseudepigraphical), especially of spurious writing professing to be Biblical in character and inspired in authorship, from Modern Latin use of Greek neuter plural of pseudepigraphos "with false title," from pseudos "a lie" (see pseudo-) + epigraphē "a writing" (see epigraph).

updated on January 01, 2021

Definitions of pseudepigrapha from WordNet

Pseudepigrapha (n.)
52 texts written between 200 BC and AD 200 but ascribed to various prophets and kings in the Hebrew scriptures; many are apocalyptic in nature;
Etymologies are not definitions. From, not affiliated with etymonline.