Definition of Aeonian

1. Adjective. Of or relating to a geological eon (longer than an era).

Exact synonyms: Eonian
Derivative terms: Aeon, Eon
Partainyms: Eon, Eon



2. Adjective. Continuing forever or indefinitely. "The unending bliss of heaven"

Definition of Aeonian

1. Adjective. (alternative spelling of eonian) ¹

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Definition of Aeonian

1. eonian [adj] - See also: eonian

Lexicographical Neighbors of Aeonian

aenigmatite
aenigmatites
aeolian harp
aeolian harps
aeolian lyre
aeolianite
aeolianites
aeolipile
aeolipiles
aeolipyle
aeolist
aeolotropic
aeolotropy
aeolus
aeon
aeonian (current term)
aeonic
aeonium
aeoniums
aeons
aepyornis
aepyornises
aequalis
aequihymeniiferous
aequorin
aequorins
aer-
aeratable
aerate
aerated

Literary usage of Aeonian

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The New Englander by William Lathrop Kingsley (1878)
"Manifestly, the adjective " aeonian" can mean no more than the noun "aeon" from which it is formed, and from which it gets its literal ..."

2. The Expositor edited by Samuel Cox, Sir W Robertson Nicoll, James Moffatt (1878)
"To invest them with aeonian privileges, is in effect, and by its results, to distrust and to insult the Deity. Evil would not be evil, if it had that power ..."

3. Dogmatic Theology by William Greenough Thayer Shedd (1888)
"The adjective follows its substantive, in meaning. Onesimus, as a slave, existed in this world (auav) of " time," and when he is called an aeonian, ..."

4. The Baptismal Question: A Discussion of the Baptismal Question by Joseph Hardy Towne, Parsons Cooke, William Hague (1842)
"... in the English tongue, tell us of" an aeonian God, who regards all people with an aeonian love, has provided for them an aeonian salvation, ..."

5. The Latest Word of Universalism: Thirteen Essays (1878)
"To repeat what we have elsewhere set down, the aeonian life is the life which a ... He that believeth on the Son hath aeonian life." " This is the record, ..."

6. The Latest Word of Universalism: Thirteen Essays (1878)
"To repeat what we have elsewhere set down, the aeonian life is the life which a ... He that believeth on the Son hath aeonian life." "This is the record, ..."

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