What does Acephali mean?

Acephali meaning in General Dictionary

A fabulous men and women reported by old writers having minds

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  • A fabulous men and women reported by ancient authors having heads.
  • A Christian sect without a leader.
  • Bishops and specific clergymen not under regular diocesan control.
  • a course of levelers inside period of K. Henry I.

Acephali meaning in General Dictionary

(n. pl.) A fabulous men and women reported by old article writers to have heads.

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  • (n. pl.) A Christian sect without a leader.
  • (n. pl.) Bishops and certain clergymen not under regular diocesan control.
  • (n. pl.) A class of levelers inside time of K. Henry I.

Sentence Examples with the word Acephali

The author of The Sacred Order and Offices of Episcopacy or Episcopacy Asserted against the Aerians and Acephali New and Old (1642), could scarcely hope to retain his parish, which was not, however, sequestrated until 1644.

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