Amalrician

noun Am·al·ri·cian \ˌaməlˈrishən\

Definition of Amalrician

plural

-s

  1. :  a member of a sect of pantheists founded by the French philosopher Amalric of Bena

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Origin and Etymology of amalrician

Amalric of Bena †about 1204 French theologian and philosopher + English -ian


First Known Use: 1840


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