- not in accordance with canons or rules.
- not belonging to the canon of Scripture.
Origin of uncanonical
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Examples from the Web for uncanonical
Some suppose that they are excerpts from an uncanonical Gospel.
How this uncanonical behaviour must have vexed the shades of Fulk the pious!Cathedral Cities of France
I could not object, for it was too late; and there is nothing in it uncanonical.Perlycross
R. D. Blackmore
Lanfranc holds an uncanonical marriage to be a sin, and he denounces it.William the Conqueror
Edward Augustus Freeman
Mr. O'Connell, alarmed at the import of a command so fatal, pronounced the rescript "uncanonical."The Felon's Track