From the Gk. Î±Î½ÏÎ¯ anti "against" + Î½ÏÎ¼Î¿Ï nomos âcustom, lawâ.
en-noun, from antinomy
- One who maintains that, under the gospel dispensation, the moral law is of no use or obligation, but that faith alone is necessary to salvation. The sect of Antinomians originated with w:Johannes Agricola|Johannes Agricola, in Germany, about the year 1535.
- Of or pertaining to the Antinomians; opposed to the doctrine that the moral law is obligatory.