Heracleonite He*rac"le*on*ite, n. (Eccl. Hist.) A follower of Heracleon of Alexandria, a Judaizing Gnostic, in the early history of the Christian church. [1913 Webster]

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  • heracleonite — he·rac·le·on·ite …   English syllables

  • heracleonite — hə̇ˈraklēəˌnīt noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Heracleon, 2d century Gnostic Christian + English ite : a follower of the Gnostic Heracleon of Alexandria …   Useful english dictionary

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