postlapsarian

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  • post-lapsarian

EtymologyEdit

post- (after) +‎ lapsus (of the fall) +‎ -arian (of or pertaining to)

AdjectiveEdit

postlapsarian (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining to anything which follows a lapse or failure.
  2. (Christianity) The state of being which followed the expulsion of Adam and Eve from the Garden of Eden.

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Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 12:57