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Eustathian

noun Eu·sta·thi·an \yüˈstāthēən\

Definition of Eustathian

plural

-s

  1. 1 [Eustathius of Sebaste †ab a.d.380 Semi-Arian bishop of Sebaste in Armenia + English -an, noun suffix] :  a follower of the Semi-Arian bishop Eustathius who established a monastic institute which was condemned by the Synod of Gangra in a.d. 340

  2. 2 [Eustathius of Antioch †ab a.d.360 bishop of Antioch in Syria + English -an, noun suffix] :  one of an orthodox party whose protest against the deposition by an Arian synod of Eustathius, bishop of Antioch, led to a schism that lasted till a.d. 413

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Eustathian

adjective Eu·sta·thi·an \"\

Definition of Eustathian

  1. :  of or relating to Eustathius or to a Eustathian

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Origin and Etymology of eustathian

Eustathius + English -an, adjective suffix


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