theopneust

adjective

the·​op·​neust
ˈthēäpˌn(y)üst
variants or theopneustic
¦⸗⸗¦n(y)üstik
: given by inspiration of the Spirit of God : divinely inspired

Word History

Etymology

theopneust from Greek theopneustos, from the- + (assumed) pneustos, verbal of pnein to breathe; theopneustic from Greek theopneustos + English -ic

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“Theopneust.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/theopneust. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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