Aaronic

adjective
Aa·​ron·​ic | \ a-ˈrä-nik, er-ˈä-\

Definition of Aaronic 

1 : of or stemming from Aaron
2 : of or relating to the lower order of the Mormon priesthood

First Known Use of Aaronic

1652, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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