from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Promoting peace; conciliatory.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Promoting or fitted to promote peace; conciliatory, non-confrontational; peaceful.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Fitted or designed to promote peace; pacific; conciliatory; peaceful.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Promoting or fitted to promote peace; peaceful; pacific: chiefly used in theology. See irenicon and irenics.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. conducive to peace
Greek eirēnikos, from eirēnē, peace.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek είρηνικος, from εἰρήνη ("peace"). (Wiktionary)