adjective see Constantine I

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  • constantinian — con·stan·tin·i·an …   English syllables

  • constantinian — |känztən|tinēən, än(t)st , |tēn , nyən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Constantine I died A.D.337 Roman emperor + English ian : of, derived from, or resembling the Roman emperor Constantine the Great or his reign (A.D. 306 337) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Constantinian shift — Battle of the Milvian Bridge, Raphael, Vatican Rooms. The artist depicted the troops of Constantine bearing the labarum. Constantinian shift is a term used by Anabaptist and Post Christendom theologians to describe the political and theological… …   Wikipedia

  • Constantinian dynasty — The Constantinian dynasty is an informal name for the ruling family of the Roman Empire from Constantius Chlorus (†305) to the death of Julian in 363. It is named after its most famous member, Constantine the Great who became the sole ruler of… …   Wikipedia

  • Constantinian symbol — XP XP [Belongs here in appearance only.] The first two letters of the Greek word XRISTOS, Christ; an abbreviation used with the letters separate or, oftener, in a monogram, often inclosed in a circle, as a symbol or emblem of Christ. It use as an …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Constantinian symbol — n. XP, first 2 letters of the Greek word christos or XRISTOS (meaning Christ ) first used and introduced as a Christian symbol by Constantine I …   English contemporary dictionary

  • constantinian monogram — noun Usage: usually capitalized C : chi rho …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint George — Badge and star of the Constantinian Order of Saint George For other uses, see Order of St. George (disambiguation). The Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint George is a Roman Catholic order of chivalry. It was fictively established by… …   Wikipedia

  • Gilles Constantinian — Pas d image ? Cliquez ici. Situation actuelle Club actuel retraité …   Wikipédia en Français

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