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. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 September 2010. Web. 29 July 2015. <http://catholicsaints.info/heresiarch/>