Meaning of simonious in English:

simonious

Pronunciation /sɪˈməʊnɪəs/

adjective

rare, historical Christian Church
  • 1Relating to, of the nature of, involving, or characterized by simony.

  • 2That practises or has practised simony; that has obtained office by means of simony.

Origin

Late 16th century. From simony + -ous.