from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A version of Monarchianism holding that the Godhead was differentiated only into a succession of modes or operations and that the Father suffered as much as the Son.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The practices of Sabellians; see sabellianism.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The doctrines or tenets of Sabellius. See Sabellian, n.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The doctrinal view respecting the Godhead maintained by Sabellius and his followers.
After Sabellius (fl. 3rd cent. A.D.), Monarchian theologian.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)