Erastian

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adjective Eras·tian \i-ˈra-stē-ən, -ˈras-chən\

Definition of Erastian

  1. :  of, characterized by, or advocating the doctrine of state supremacy in ecclesiastical affairs

Erastian

noun

Erastianism

play \i-ˈra-stē-ə-ˌni-zəm, -ˈras-chə-\ noun

Origin and Etymology of erastian

Thomas Erastus †1583 Swiss physician and Zwinglian theologian


First Known Use: 1773


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