noun Or·i·gen·ism

Definition of Origenism



  1. :  the doctrines held by or attributed to the 3d century Christian theologian Origen who sought to work out a complete Christian philosophy based on the Scriptures and developed largely along Platonic lines

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Origin and Etymology of origenism

Origena.d. 254? + English -ism

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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