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homoousian definitions

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Late Greek homoousios of the same substance, from Greek hom- + ousia substance more at homoiousian Date: 1565 an adherent of an ecclesiastical party of the fourth century holding to the doctrine of the Nicene Creed that the Son is of the same substance with the Father

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (also homousian) hist. a person who held that God the Father and God the Son are of the same substance (cf. HOMOIOUSIAN). Etymology: eccl.L homoousianus f. LL homousius f. Gk homoousios (as HOMO-, ousia essence)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Homoousian Ho`mo*ou"si*an, a. Of or pertaining to the Homoousians, or to the doctrines they held.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Homoousian Ho`mo*ou"si*an, n. [Gr. ?; ? the same + ? being, essence, substance.] (Eccl. Hist.) One of those, in the 4th century, who accepted the Nicene creed, and maintained that the Son had the same essence or substance with the Father; -- opposed to homoiousian.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

I. a. Of the same nature, of identical essence or substance. II. n. Believer in the identity of the substance of the Father and the Son.



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