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diatessaron


(music,obsolete) The interval of a fourth. (theology) A continuous narrative arranged from the first four books of the New Testament. (obsolete) An electuary compounded of four medicines. grc|? [..]
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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diatessaron


late 14c. as a term in music meaning "interval of a fourth;" 1803 in reference to harmonizings of the gospels, especially that of Tatian (2c.), from Greek dia tessaron, from dia "compos [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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diatessaron


The belief that the four Christian Gospels are in harmony with each other. The term is often used to refer to the writing of a very popular gospel by Tatian (120 - 173 CE) based on Matthew, Mark, Luke [..]
Source: religioustolerance.org

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diatessaron


N interval of a fourth in music; harmony of the four Gospels
Source: latin-dictionary.org


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