Patristic vs Patriotic - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between patristic and patriotic

is that patristic is of or pertaining to the fathers of the early christian church, especially their writings while patriotic is patriotic.

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patristic

English

Adjective

(Church Fathers) (-)
  • Of or pertaining to the fathers of the early Christian church, especially their writings.
  • Derived terms

    * patristic anthology

    patriotic

    English

    Alternative forms

    * patriotick (obsolete)

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Inspired by patriotism; actuated by love of one's country; zealously and unselfishly devoted to the service of one's country; as, a patriotic statesman, vigilance.
  • * 1885
  • But if patriotic sentiment is wanted,
    I've patriotic ballads cut and dried;
    For where'er our country's banner may be planted,
    All other local banners are defied!

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