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Apollinarian

adjective Apol·li·nar·i·an \ə¦pälə¦na(a)rēən\

Definition of Apollinarian

  1. :  relating to or in honor of Apollo

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Origin and Etymology of apollinarian

Latin Apollinaris (from Apollin-, Apollo + Latin -aris -ary) + English -an


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Apollinarian

adjective Apol·li·nar·i·an \"\

Definition of Apollinarian

  1. :  relating to Apollinaris of Laodicea or to the doctrine held by Apollinarians

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Origin and Etymology of apollinarian

Late Latin Apollinarianus, from Late Greek Apollinarianos, from Apollinaris of Laodicea †ab a.d. 390 Syrian teacher & theologian + Greek -anos -an


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Apollinarian

noun Apol·li·nar·i·an \"\

Definition of Apollinarian

plural

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  1. :  an adherent of the Christological doctrine that asserted that in Jesus Christ a perfect divine nature in the form of the divine Logos assumed an imperfect human body with the Logos taking the controlling place ordinarily held by the mind

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