Meaning of Damianite in English:


Pronunciation /ˈdeɪmɪənʌɪt/


rare Christian Church
  • A member of a group of followers of Damian, patriarch of Alexandria, who were accused by their opponents of a variety of Sabellianism; = Angelite .


Mid 18th century. From French Damianite from post-classical Latin Damianita from Byzantine Greek Δαμιανίτης from Δαμιάνος, the name of the 35th Coptic Orthodox Patriarch of Alexandria (reigned 578–607) + -ίτης.