Laodicean

Laodicean

[ley-od-uh-see-uhn, ley-uh-duh-]
adjective
1.
lukewarm or indifferent, especially in religion, as were the early Christians of Laodicea.
noun
2.
a person who is lukewarm or indifferent, especially in religion.

Origin:
1605–15; Laodice(a) + -an

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laodicean (ˌleɪəʊdɪˈsɪən)
 
adj
1.  lukewarm and indifferent, esp in religious matters
 
n
2.  a person having a lukewarm attitude towards religious matters
 
[C17: referring to the early Christians of Laodicea (Revelation 3:14--16)]

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Laodicean
"lukewarm in religion," 1564, from Laodicea, Syrian city (modern Latakia) whose early Christians were chastised in the Bible for indifference to their religion [Rev. iii.14-16].
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