from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. pelagic; of or pertaining to the sea.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the sea; marine; pelagic.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to Pelagius, or to his doctrines.
  • n. A follower of Pelagius, a British monk, born in the later part of the 4th century, who denied the doctrines of hereditary sin, of the connection between sin and death, and of conversion through grace.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as pelagic.
  • n. A pelagic animal.
  • Of or pertaining to Pelagius or Pelagianism.
  • n. A follower of Pelagius; one who believes in Pelagianism.
  • Inhabiting islands in the open sea.


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