Areopagite

noun Ar·e·op·a·gite \ ˌa-rē-ˈä-pə-ˌgīt , -ˌjīt \

Definition of Areopagite

: a member of the Areopagus

Areopagitic

play \-ˌä-pə-ˈji-tik\ adjective

First Known Use of areopagite

14th century

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