heresiarch

Derivation

  • heresy + Greek -arkhs

Article

A person who originates a heresy, is the chief proponent of a heresy or heretical movement, or who leads a group of heretics.

MLA Citation

  • “heresiarch”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 September 2010. Web. 19 September 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/heresiarch/>