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Hieronymic

[hahy-er-uh-nim-ik, hahy-ruh-] /ˌhaɪ ər əˈnɪm ɪk, ˌhaɪ rə-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to St. Jerome.
Also, Hieronymian.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Latin Hieronym(us) Jerome + -ic
Related forms
pre-Hieronymian, adjective
pre-Hieronymic, adjective
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