Johannine
adjective Etymology: Late Latin Johannes John Date: 1861 of, relating to, or characteristic of the apostle John or the New Testament books ascribed to him

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  • Johannine — (adj.) of or pertaining to the Apostle John, 1861, from L. Joannes (see JOHN (Cf. John)) + INE (Cf. ine) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Johannine — [jō han′in, jō han′īn΄] adj. [< ML Johannes (see JOHN1) + INE1] of or characteristic of the Apostle and Evangelist John or of the books of the New Testament attributed to him …   English World dictionary

  • Johannine — /joh han in, uyn/, adj. of or pertaining to the apostle John or to the books in the New Testament attributed to him. [1860 65; JOHANN(ES) + INE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • johannine — jo·han·nine …   English syllables

  • Johannine — Jo•han•nine [[t]dʒoʊˈhæn ɪn, aɪn[/t]] adj. rel of or pertaining to the apostle John or to the books in the New Testament attributed to him • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • johannine — jōˈhanˌīn, (ˈ)jō|hanə̇n adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Johannes (John), one of the twelve apostles of Christ + English ine : of, relating to, or having the characteristics of the Apostle John or the New Testament books whose… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Johannine literature — is the collection of New Testament works that are attached by tradition to the person of John the Evangelist. The collection is usually considered to include: *The Gospel of John *The First Epistle of John *The Second Epistle of John *The Third… …   Wikipedia

  • Johannine theology —  Иоанна Богословие …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Authorship of the Johannine works — Scholars have debated the authorship of the Johannine works (Gospel of John, the first, second, and third epistles of John, and the Book of Revelation) since at least the third century. Beasley Murray notes, Everything we want to know about this… …   Wikipedia

  • biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old… …   Universalium

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