Definition of Miaphysite in English:

Miaphysite

Pronunciation /mɪˈafɪsʌɪt/ /mʌɪˈafɪsʌɪt/

adjective

Christian Church
  • Of or relating to the doctrine that in the person of Jesus there is either a single divine nature, or one inseparable nature, partly divine, and partly (subordinately) human; designating a Church professing this doctrine, or a person belonging to such a Church; = "Monophysite".

    The doctrine of a single divine nature was associated with Eutyches (375–454), and was condemned by the Council of Chalcedon (451).

noun

Christian Church
  • A person who holds that in the person of Jesus there is either a single divine nature, or one inseparable nature, partly divine, and partly (subordinately) human; = "Monophysite".

Origin

1990s. From ancient Greek μία (feminine) one + English -physite, after German miaphysitisch, adjective, Miaphysit, noun.