meaning of Athanasius

Athanasius meaning in Names Dictionary

Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: Male

Athanasius meaning in General Dictionary

(Roman Catholic Church) Greek patriarch of Alexandria which championed Christian orthodoxy against Arianism; a church daddy, saint, and physician associated with Church (293-373)

Sentence Examples with the word Athanasius

On his second banishment from Alexandria, Athanasius came to Rome, and was recognized as a regular bishop by the synod held in 340.

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