Galilaean


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Related to Galilaean: Galilean, Galilean moons
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Synonyms for Galilaean

an inhabitant of Galilee (an epithet of Jesus Christ)

of or relating to Galilee or its inhabitants

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This, by the way, would later give Ibsen the inspiration for one of his most rarely produced plays, Emperor and Galilaean.
The Patriot, once falsely ascribed to Lucian, contains a comic description implying belief in an earthly Jesus of "the Galilaean with receding hair and a long nose who had acquired the most glorious knowledge, regenerating us with water, leading us into the paths of the blessed, ransoming us from the places of impiety.
The scathing treatise Against the Galilaeans by the last pagan emperor Julian (361-363) accepts the earthly Christ without qualms, with frequent allusions to episodes in his life and ministry.