Definition of Acephali. Meaning of Acephali. Synonyms of Acephali

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Definition of Acephali

Acephali
Acephali A*ceph"a*li, n. pl. [LL., pl. of acephalus. See Acephal.] 1. A fabulous people reported by ancient writers to have heads. 2. (Eccl. Hist.) (a) A Christian sect without a leader. (b) Bishops and certain clergymen not under regular diocesan control. 3. A class of levelers in the time of K. Henry I.

Meaning of Acephali from wikipedia

- In church history, the term acephali (from Ancient Gr****: ἀκέφαλοι akephaloi, "headless", singular ἀκέφαλος akephalos from ἀ- a-, "without", and κεφαλή...
- by the Blemmyes. They also became fictionalized as a legendary race of Acephali (headless) monsters who had eyes and mouths on their chest. The peaceful...
- Abura-sumashi (****anese) - Creature from a mountain p**** in Kumamoto Prefecture. Acephali (Gr****) - Headless humanoids. Acheri (Native American Folklore) - Disease-bringing...
- Orthodox Church, the Ancient British Church, and the British Orthodox Church. Acephali Three-Chapter Controversy The Blackwell Companion to Eastern Christianity...
- eradicated the heresy of Arianism and completely stifled the new heresy of Acephali at its very outset. Archbishop Isidore strengthened religious discipline...
- communion with the Catholic Church. Conference of Addis Ababa Dyophysitism Acephali Henotikon Three-Chapter Controversy Christ the Logos West Syriac Rite Empress...
- his household. Talos, a giant man made out of bronze to protect Europa. Acephali/Headless men (Gr**** ἀκέφαλος akephalos, plural ἀκέφαλοι akephaloi, from...
- Acephalous (Gr****: "without a head") may refer to: Acephalous society Acephalous line Acephali...
- clerici vagantes; the general term for those recognising no leader is acephali. The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church mentions as the main lines...
- against various sects of Monophysites (Severians, Theodosians, Cainites and Acephali) he left eleven discourses in defence of Pope Leo I and the Council of...
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