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Noun: Ebionite
  1. A member of a group of Jews who (during the early history of the Christian Church) accepted Jesus as the Messiah; they accepted the Gospel According to Matthew but rejected the Epistles of St. Paul and continued to follow Jewish law and celebrate Jewish holidays; they were later declared heretic by the Church of Rome
    - Nazarene
Adjective: Ebionite
  1. Of or relating to the Ebionites or their religion

Derived forms: Ebionites

Type of: religious person

Encyclopedia: Ebionite