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ATETA
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ath
Athabasca
Athabasca, Lake
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Athanasia
Athanasian Creed
ATHANASIAN; CREED
Athanasianism
Athanasius
Athanasius the Great
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Athapaskan language
athar
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Athanasian definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

ATHANA'SIAN, a. Pertaining to Athanasius, bishop of Alexandria, in the fourth century. The Athanasian creed is a formulary, confession or exposition of faith, supposed formerly to have been drawn up by Athanasius, but this opinion is now rejected, and the composition is ascribed by some to Hilary, bishop of Arles. It is a summary of what was called the orthodox faith.

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1586 of or relating to Athanasius or his advocacy of the homoousian doctrine against Arianism

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Athanasian Ath`a*na"sian (?; 277), a. Of or pertaining to Athanasius, bishop of Alexandria in the 4th century. Athanasian creed, a formulary, confession, or exposition of faith, formerly supposed to have been drawn up by Athanasius; but this opinion is now rejected, and the composition is ascribed by some to Hilary, bishop of Arles (5th century). It is a summary of what was called the orthodox faith.




 


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