Basilidian

adjective
Bas·i·lid·i·an | \ ¦basə¦lidēən , -azə- \

Definition of Basilidian 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or taught by Basilides, a Gnostic of Alexandria

Basilidian

noun
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plural -s

Definition of Basilidian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a follower of Basilides

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History and Etymology for Basilidian

Adjective

Basilides †ab a.d. 140 gnostic of Alexandria + English -ian

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