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Nestorian

adjective Nes·to·ri·an \ne-ˈstr-ē-ən\

Definition of NESTORIAN

1
:  of or relating to the doctrine ascribed to Nestorius and ecclesiastically condemned in 431 that divine and human persons remained separate in the incarnate Christ
2
:  of or relating to a church separating from Byzantine Christianity after 431, centering in Persia, and surviving chiefly in Asia Minor
Nestorian noun
Nes·to·ri·an·ism \-ə-ˌni-zəm\ noun

First Known Use of NESTORIAN

1565

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