noun Greek History.
Related formsAr·e·op·a·git·ic [ar-ee-op-uh-jit-ik] /ˌær iˌɒp əˈdʒɪt ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for areopagite
Dionysius, the Areopagite, was an Athenian by birth, and educated in all the useful and ornamental literature of Greece.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe
Few biblical characters have been so surrounded with a haze of fable as Dionysius the Areopagite.
Dionysius the Areopagite indeed is not more exact in his calendar of the celestial hierarchy.Magic and Witchcraft|Anonymous
Lastly, the word "life" implies motion, as is clear from Denis the Areopagite.On Prayer and The Contemplative Life|St. Thomas Aquinas
The Dion of the story is Dionysius the Areopagite in his youth, and before his conversion.