noun An·to·ni·an \an-ˈtō-nē-ən\

Definition of ANTONIAN

:  a member of one of several monastic communities (as the Armenian Antonians) that follow a rule devised by St. Anthony

Origin of ANTONIAN

Latin Antonius Anthony
First Known Use: circa 1907


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