Protestant

Definitions of Protestant
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n an adherent of Protestantism

Examples:
Joseph Smith
religious leader who founded the Mormon Church in 1830 (1805-1844)
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WASP, white Anglo-Saxon Protestant
a white person of Anglo-Saxon ancestry who belongs to a Protestant denomination
Anabaptist
adherent of Anabaptism
Christian Scientist
a member of the Protestant church founded in the United States by Mary Baker Eddy
Baptist
follower of Baptistic doctrines
Congregationalist
a member of the Congregational Church
Nonconformist, chapelgoer
a Protestant in England who is not a member of the Church of England
Anglican
a Protestant who is a follower of Anglicanism
Episcopalian
a member of the Episcopal church
fundamentalist
a supporter of fundamentalism
Jehovah's Witness
believer in imminent approach of the millennium; practitioner of active evangelism
Latter-Day Saint, Mormon
a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Methodist
a follower of Wesleyanism as practiced by the Methodist Church
Orangeman
a member of a society founded in Ireland in 1795 to uphold Protestantism and the British sovereign
Pentecostal, Pentecostalist
any member of a Pentecostal religious body
Presbyterian
a follower of Calvinism as taught in the Presbyterian Church
Puritan
a member of a group of English Protestants who in the 16th and 17th centuries thought that the Protestant Reformation under Elizabeth was incomplete and advocated the simplification and regulation of forms of worship
Mennonite
a member of an Anabaptist movement in Holland noted for its simplicity of life
Dunkard, Dunker, Tunker
an adherent of Baptistic doctrines (who practice baptism by immersion)
Wesleyan
a follower of Wesleyanism
Northern Baptist
a member of the American Baptist Convention
Southern Baptist
a member of the Southern Baptist Convention
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Christian
a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination

n the Protestant churches and denominations collectively

Synonyms:
Protestant Church
Types:
Pentecostal religion
any fundamentalist Protestant Church that uses revivalistic methods to achieve experiences comparable to the Pentecostal experiences of the first Christian disciples
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Christian church, church
one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship

adj of or relating to Protestants or Protestantism

Protestant churches”
“a Protestant denomination”

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