Definition of heretic in English:

heretic

Line breaks: her|et¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛrɪtɪk
 
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noun

Origin

Middle English: from Old French heretique, via ecclesiastical Latin from Greek hairetikos 'able to choose' (in ecclesiastical Greek, 'heretical'), from haireomai 'choose'.

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