What does Apollinarian mean?

Apollinarian meaning in General Dictionary

A follower of Apollinaris Bishop of Laodicea into the fourth century which denied the proper mankind of Christ

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  • In honor of Apollo given that Apollinarian games
  • In honor of Apollo; as, the Apollinarian games.
  • A follower of Apollinaris, Bishop of Laodicea in 4th century, whom denied the proper mankind of Christ.

Apollinarian meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) In honor of Apollo; because, the games.

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  • (letter.) A follower of Apollinaris, Bishop of Laodicea within the fourth century, which denied the correct humanity of Christ.

Sentence Examples with the word Apollinarian

Kattenbusch supposes that Anatolius, bishop of Constantinople, or his archdeacon Aetius, who read the creed at the 2nd session of the council, took up the idea that through its likeness to the Roman Creed it would be a useful weapon against Eutyches and others who were held to interpret the Nicene Creed in an Apollinarian sense.

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