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Athanasius

[ath-uh-ney-shuh s]
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  1. Saint,a.d. 296?–373, bishop of Alexandria: opponent of Arianism.
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Athanasius

noun
  1. Saint. ?296–373 ad, patriarch of Alexandria who championed Christian orthodoxy against Arianism. Feast day: May 2
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Derived FormsAthanasian, adjective
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