infralapsarian

noun
in·​fra·​lap·​sar·​i·​an | \ ˌinfrəˌlapˈserēən, -sa(a)r- \
plural -s

Definition of infralapsarian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: one that adheres to the doctrine of infralapsarianism — compare supralapsarian

infralapsarian

adjective

Definition of infralapsarian (Entry 2 of 2)

: of or relating to the doctrine of infralapsarianism

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History and Etymology for infralapsarian

Noun

infra- + Latin lapsus lapse, fall + English -arian

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“Infralapsarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/infralapsarian. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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