homologoumena

homologumena

[hoh-moh-luh-goo-muh-nuh, -gyoo-]
noun (used with a singular verb)
the books in the new testament generally held as authoritative and canonical by the early church.
Also, homologoumena [hoh-moh-luh-goo-muh-nuh] .
Compare antilegomena.


Origin:
< Greek homologoûmena, neuter plural passive present participle of homologeîn to agree to, allow; see homologous

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