Helvidian

adjective
Hel·​vid·​i·​an | \(ˈ)hel¦vidēən\

Definition of Helvidian 

: of or relating to the teachings of the Roman layman Helvidius who held that Mary bore children after Jesus

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History and Etymology for Helvidian

Helvidi us fla.d. 380 Roman heretic + English -an

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