Schwenkfeldian
Schwenkfelder Schwenk"feld`er, Schwenkfeldian Schwenk"feld`i*an, n. A member of a religious sect founded by Kaspar von Schwenkfeld, a Silesian reformer who disagreed with Luther, especially on the deification of the body of Christ. [1913 Webster]

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  • Schwenkfeldian — 1560s, from Casper Schwenkfeld (1490 1561), Silesian Protestant mystic who founded the sect. Schwenkfelder is attested from 1882 …   Etymology dictionary

  • schwenkfeldian — schwenk·feld·ian …   English syllables

  • schwenkfeldian — (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷dēən noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Kaspar Schwenkfeld + English an : schwenkfelder …   Useful english dictionary

  • Schwenkfelder — Schwenk feld er, Schwenkfeldian Schwenk feld i*an, n. A member of a religious sect founded by Kaspar von Schwenkfeld, a Silesian reformer who disagreed with Luther, especially on the deification of the body of Christ. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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