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diatessaron †(mus.) interval of a fourth XIV; medicine of four ingredients XV; harmony of the four Gospels XIX. — late L. diatessarōn, f. Gr. diàtessárōn ‘through, i.e. composed of, four’ (diá DIA-, tessárōn, g. of téssares FOUR).

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diatessaron

diatessaron an arrangement of the four Gospels as one narrative; the word comes via Old French and Latin from Greek dia tessarōn ‘composed of four’.

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Diatessaron

Diatessaron (Gk., ‘through four’). The gospel story compiled into one narrative from the four gospels by Tatian c.150–60 CE.

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