Definition of Apollinarian in English:

Apollinarian

adjective

  • Relating to or influenced by the bishop Apollinaris of Laodicea.

    ‘the sources and text of the Apollinarian literature’
    • ‘Art itself is one of the creative Apollinarian powers.’
    • ‘The Apollinarian games had been celebrated the preceding year.’
    • ‘That letter is of an Apollinarian character.’
    • ‘The senate assembled during the Apollinarian games.’
    • ‘Alongside the dominant school, there had always been a strong Apollinarian party.’

noun

  • An adherent of the teachings of the bishop Apollinaris of Laodicea.

    ‘he was an Apollinarian on the subject of the incarnation’
    • ‘The whole treatise represents the arguments of an Apollinarian.’
    • ‘He borrowed these books, under the pretence of being an Apollinarian.’
    • ‘He was an Apollinarian on the subject of the incarnation.’

Pronunciation

Apollinarian

/əpɒlɪˈnɛːrɪən/