monothelitism

Monothelite

[muh-noth-uh-lahyt]
noun Theology.
a person who maintains that Christ has a single theanthropic will.
Compare Dyothelite.


Origin:
1540–50; < Medieval Latin monothelīta < Late Greek monothelḗtēs, equivalent to Greek mono- mono- + thelētḗs willer, equivalent to thelē- (variant stem of thélein to will) + -tēs agent suffix

Monothelitic [muh-noth-uh-lit-ik] , adjective
Monothelitism [muh-noth-uh-lahy-tiz-uhm] , Monothelism, noun
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