patripassian
Monarchian Mo*nar"chi*an, n. (Eccl. Hist.) One of a sect in the early Christian church which rejected the doctrine of the Trinity; -- called also {patripassian}. [1913 Webster]

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  • patripassian — pat·ri·pas·si·an …   English syllables

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