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Messalian

[mi-seyl-yuh n, -sey-lee-uh n]
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noun
  1. Euchite.
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Origin of Messalian

1585–95; < Late Greek Messaliānós < Syriac məṣalləyānē given to prayer
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Historical Examples

  • The Messalian cavalry, commanded by Philippus, were next, and held the extreme left of the whole army.

    The Fifteen Decisive Battles of The World From Marathon to Waterloo

    Edward Creasy