Prelapsarian definition

prēlăp-sârē-ən
Of the time before the Fall of Man.
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(theology) Of or relating to the period before the fall of Adam and Eve.
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Of, or relating to the period of innocence before the Fall of man; innocent, unspoiled.
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Origin of prelapsarian

  • pre– Latin lāpsus fall lapse –arian

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From pre- +"Ž Latin lapsus (“fall") +"Ž -arian.

    From Wiktionary