Anomoean

noun
An·o·moe·an | \ ˌanəˈmēən \
variants: or less commonly Anomoian \-mȯiən \
plural -s

Definition of Anomoean 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a member of an extreme division of Arians of the 4th century a.d. who declared that since the son of God is a created being he is unlike God in essence

called also eunomian

Anomoean

adjective

Definition of Anomoean (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, or belonging to the Anomoeans

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First Known Use of Anomoean

Noun

1676, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1683, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anomoean

Noun

Late Greek Anomoios (from Greek anomoios, adjective, unlike, from an- + homoios similar, from homos same) + English -an

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