Thomaean

noun Tho·mae·an \tōˈmēən, thōˈ-\
variants: or

Thomean

\tōˈmēən, thōˈ-\

Definition of Thomaean

plural

-s

  1. :  a member of the Mar Thoma Church in southwestern India that claims the apostle Thomas as its founder

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Origin and Etymology of thomaean

probably from (assumed) New Latin thomaeus of or belonging to Thomas (from Late Latin Thomas Thomas, one of Jesus' twelve apostles) + English -an


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