Areopagus

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noun Ar·e·op·a·gus \ ˌa-rē-ˈä-pə-gəs \

Definition of Areopagus

:the supreme tribunal of Athens

Origin and Etymology of areopagus

Latin, from Greek Areios pagos, from Areios pagos (literally, hill of Ares), a hill in Athens where the tribunal met


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