Abelian definition

  • adjective:
    • alternate capitalization of abelian
  • noun:
    • a part of a sect in fourth-century Africa pointed out by St. Augustine, just who states which they married but lived-in continence after the fashion, because they reported, of Abel.
    • certainly one of a sect in Africa (4th century), mentioned by St. Augustine, which states that they married, but lived-in continence, after the manner, while they pretended, of Abel.
    • A member of a religious sect which arose in northern Africa in 4th century.
  • others:
    • Of or related to the Norwegian mathematician Niels Henrik Abel (1802–1829).

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