Priscillianist

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noun

Pris·​cil·​lian·​ist
-yənə̇st
plural -s
1
: an adherent of Priscillianism or a follower of Priscillian
2
[Priscilla, prophetess associated with the founder of Montanism + English -ist] : montanist

Priscillianist

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adjective

"
: of or relating to the Priscillianists or their beliefs

Word History

Etymology

Noun

Priscilliana.d. 385 + English -ist

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“Priscillianist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Priscillianist. Accessed 1 Apr. 2023.

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