Definition of Dionysius the Areopagite in English:

Dionysius the Areopagite

proper noun

  • (1st century ad), Greek churchman. His conversion by St. Paul is recorded in Acts 17:34, and according to tradition he went on to become the first bishop of Athens.

Pronunciation:

Dionysius the Areopagite

/ˌarēˈäpəˌɡīt//-ˌjīt/