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Johannine

[ joh-han-in, -ahyn ]
/ dʒoʊˈhæn ɪn, -aɪn /
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adjective

of or relating to the apostle John or to the books in the New Testament attributed to him.

Origin of Johannine

First recorded in 1860–65; Johann(es) + -ine1
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Johannine


adj.

"of or pertaining to the Apostle John," 1861, from Latin Joannes (see John) + -ine (1).

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