Meaning of AUGUSTINIAN in English


adj. & n.


1. of or relating to St Augustine, a Doctor of the Church (d. 430), or his doctrines.

2 belonging to a religious order observing a rule derived from St Augustine's writings.


1. an adherent of the doctrines of St Augustine.

2 one of the order of Augustinian friars.

Etymology: L Augustinus Augustine

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.