Areopagite

Areopagite

[ar-ee-op-uh-jahyt, -gahyt]
noun Greek History.
a member of the council of the Areopagus.

Origin:
< Latin Arēopagītēs < Greek Areiopagī́tēs a member of the Areopagus; see -ite1

Areopagitic [ar-ee-op-uh-jit-ik] , adjective
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Areopagite (ˌærɪˈɒpədʒaɪt)
 
n
a member of the Areopagus, a judicial council of ancient Athens that met on the hill of that name

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Areopagite definition


a member of the court of Areopagus (Acts 17:34).

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