Areopagitic
Areopagitic Ar`e*op`a*git"ic, a. [L. Areopagiticus, Gr. ?.] Pertaining to the Areopagus. --Mitford. [1913 Webster]

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  • Areopagitic — adjective see Areopagite …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Areopagitic — See Areopagite. * * * …   Universalium

  • areopagitic — ar·e·op·a·git·ic …   English syllables

  • areopagitic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|jid.ik adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Late Latin Areopagiticus, from Greek Areopagitikos, from Areopagitēs + ikos ic : of or relating to the Areopagus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Areopagite — Areopagitic /ar ee op euh jit ik/, adj. /ar ee op euh juyt , guyt /, n. Gk. Hist. a member of the council of the Areopagus. [ < L Areopagites < Gk Areiopagítes a member of the AREOPAGUS; see ITE1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Areopagite — noun Date: 14th century a member of the Areopagus • Areopagitic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Areopagite — noun /æɹiːˈɒpəɡaɪt/ A member of the ancient Athenian conciliary court of the Areopagus. Each year the Athenians elected ten archons from among the rich and noble, and at the end of that year the ten graduated into the Areopagus, where they served …   Wiktionary

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