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Pelagius

[puh-ley-jee-uh s] /pəˈleɪ dʒi əs/
noun
1.
360?–420? English monk and theologian who lived in Rome: teachings opposed by St. Augustine.

Pelagius I

noun
1.
died a.d. 561, pope 556–561.

Pelagius II

noun
1.
died a.d. 590, pope 579–590.
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Pelagius

/pɛˈleɪdʒɪəs/
noun
1.
?360–?420 ad, British monk, who originated the body of doctrines known as Pelagianism and was condemned for heresy (417)
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