Meaning of logion

lo•gi•on

Pronunciation: (lō'gē-on", -jē-, log'ē-), [key]
— pl. lo•gi•a lo•gi•ons.
  1. a traditional saying or maxim, as of a religious teacher.
  2. (sometimes cap.)
    1. a saying of Jesus, esp. one contained in collections supposed to have been among the sources of the present Gospels.
    2. a saying included in the agrapha.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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