(¦)īs also (¦)īz+
: equal to or contemporaneous with the apostles
used especially of bishops consecrated by the apostles

Word History


Late Greek isapostolos isapostolic (from Greek is- + apostolos apostle) + English -ic

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“Isapostolic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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