Corinthians

noun, plural in form but singular in construction
Co·​rin·​thi·​ans | \ kə-ˈrin(t)-thē-ənz How to pronounce Corinthians (audio) \

Definition of Corinthians

: either of two letters written by St. Paul to the Christians of Corinth and included as books in the New Testament — see Bible Table

First Known Use of Corinthians

1520, in the meaning defined above

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“Corinthians.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Corinthians. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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