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 (ə-rī′əs, ăr′ē-, âr′-) ad 256?-336.
Greek Christian theologian and founder of Arianism, a doctrine that led to his condemnation as a heretic.


(Biography) ?250–336 ad, Greek Christian theologian, originator of the doctrine of Arianism


(əˈraɪ əs, ˈɛər i-)

died A.D. 336, Christian priest at Alexandria: founder of Arianism.
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Noun1.Arius - a Greek who was a Christian theologian active in Alexandria and who was declared a heretic for his doctrines about God (which came to be known as Arianism) (256?-336)Arius - a Greek who was a Christian theologian active in Alexandria and who was declared a heretic for his doctrines about God (which came to be known as Arianism) (256?-336)
2.Arius - type genus of the Ariidae: sea catfishes
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Ariidae, family Ariidae - sea catfishes
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