homologumena

[ hoh-moh-luh-goo-muh-nuh, -gyoo- ]
/ ˌhoʊ moʊ ləˈgu mə nə, -ˈgyu- /

noun (used with a singular verb)

the books in the New Testament generally held as authoritative and canonical by the early church.

Nearby words

  1. homologous stimulus,
  2. homologous tumor,
  3. homolographic,
  4. homolographic projection,
  5. homologue,
  6. homology,
  7. homolosine projection,
  8. homolysin,
  9. homolysis,
  10. homomorphic

Also ho·mo·lo·gou·me·na [hoh-moh-luh-goo-muh-nuh] /ˌhoʊ moʊ ləˈgu mə nə/.

Compare antilegomena.

Origin of homologumena

< Greek homologoûmena, neuter plural passive present participle of homologeîn to agree to, allow; see homologous

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