Relating to the writings of the Church Fathers. [< Lat. pater = father]

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  • patristic — PATRÍSTIC, Ă, patristici, ce, s.f., adj. 1. s.f. Doctrină teologică filozofică prin care s au pus bazele dogmaticii şi cultului creştin, completând Biblia şi studiind viaţa, opera şi concepţia părinţilor Bisericii; patrologie (1). 2. adj. (Rar)… …   Dicționar Român

  • Patristic — Pa*tris tic, Patristical Pa*tris tic*al, a. [F. patristique. See {Paternal}.] Of or pertaining to the Fathers of the Christian church. [1913 Webster] The voluminous editor of Jerome anf of tons of patristic theology. I. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • patristic — (adj.) 1831 (implied in patristical), from L. patr , comb. form of pater father (see FATHER (Cf. father) (n.)) + ISTIC (Cf. istic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • patristic — [pə tris′tik] adj. [Ger patristisch < L patres, pl. of pater,FATHER] of the Fathers of the early Christian Church or their writings and doctrines: also patristical patristically adv …   English World dictionary

  • patristic — also patristical adjective Date: circa 1828 of or relating to the church fathers or their writings …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • patristic — patristically, adv. patristicalness, n. /peuh tris tik/, adj. of or pertaining to the fathers of the Christian church or their writings. Also, patristical. [1830 40; PATR(I) + ISTIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • patristic — adjective Of or pertaining to the fathers of the early Christian church, especially to their writings …   Wiktionary

  • patrístic — pa|trís|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • patristic — pÉ™ trɪstɪk adj. of the fathers of the Church …   English contemporary dictionary

  • patristic — [pə trɪstɪk] adjective relating to the early Christian theologians or their writings. Derivatives patristics plural noun Origin C19: from Ger. patristisch, from L. pater, patr father …   English new terms dictionary

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