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Ter·tul·lian(tər-tŭl′yən, -tŭl′ē-ən) Originally Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus. ad 160?-230?
Carthaginian theologian who converted to Christianity (c. 193), broke with the Catholic Church (c. 207), and formed his own schismatic sect. His writings greatly influenced Western theology.
(Biography) Latin name Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus. ?160–?220 ad, Carthaginian Christian theologian, who wrote in Latin rather than Greek and originated much of Christian terminology
Ter•tul•li•an(tərˈtʌl i ən, -ˈtʌl yən)
(Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus) A.D. c160–c230, Carthaginian theologian.