[loh-gee-on, -jee-, log-ee-]
- a traditional saying or maxim, as of a religious teacher.
- (sometimes initial capital letter) Biblical Criticism.
- a saying of Jesus, especially one contained in collections supposed to have been among the sources of the present Gospels.
- a saying included in the agrapha.
Origin of logion
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- a saying of Christ regarded as authenticSee also logia
Word Origin for logion
C16: from Greek: a saying, oracle, from logos word
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