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Dionysius the Areopagite Syllabification: Di·o·ny·si·us the Ar·e·op·a·gite
Pronunciation: /ˌarēˈäpəˌɡīt/ /-ˌjīt/

Definition of Dionysius the Areopagite in English:

( 1st century ad), Greek churchman. His conversion by St. Paul is recorded in Acts 17:34, and according to tradition he went on to become the first bishop of Athens.

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