Eusebian

noun
Eu·​se·​bi·​an | \ yüˈsēbēən \
plural -s

Definition of Eusebian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a follower of Eusebius, bishop of Nicomedia : arian

Eusebian

adjective
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Definition of Eusebian (Entry 2 of 2)

1 [Eusebius of Caesarea †ab a.d.340 theologian and church historian + English -an, adjective suffix] : of or belonging to Eusebius, bishop of Caesarea and church historian
2 [Eusebius of Nicomedia + English -an, adjective suffix] : of or belonging to Eusebius, bishop of Nicomedia, who was a friend and protector of Arius

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History and Etymology for Eusebian

Noun

Eusebius of Nicomedia †ab a.d.342 Arian leader and bishop + English -an, noun suffix

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“Eusebian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eusebian. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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