Definition of Monothelite
: an adherent of Monothelitism
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Origin and Etymology of monothelite
Monothelite from Medieval Latin Monothelita, modification (influenced by Latin -ita -ite) of Middle Greek Monothelētēs, from Greek mon- + thelētēs one that wills, from thelein, ethelein to will, wish; Monothelete from Middle Greek Monothelētēs — more at gilder
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