Utraquist U"tra*quist, n. [L. uterque, fem. utraque, both.] One who receives the eucharist in both kinds; esp., one of a body of Hussites who in the 15th century fought for the right to do this. Called also {Calixtines}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Utraquist — Utraquist, eigentlich ein Beidgestaltiger, d. h. der das heil. Abendmahl in beiderlei Gestalt genießt. Diesen Namen führten außer den Calixtinern auch die Hussiten (s. d.) …   Damen Conversations Lexikon

  • Utraquist — Utraquism, n. /yooh treuh kwist/, n. Calixtine. [1830 40; < NL Utraquista, equiv. to L utraque (abl. sing. fem. of uterque each of two, equiv. to uter either + que and) + NL ista IST] * * * ▪ religious movement also called  Calixtin, or Calixtine …   Universalium

  • Utraquist — Ut|ra|quịst 〈m. 16〉 Anhänger, Vertreter des Utraquismus; Sy Kalixtiner * * * Utra|quịst, der; en, en (hist.): Angehöriger einer gemäßigten Gruppe der Hussiten, die das ↑Abendmahl (3) in beiderlei Gestalt (mit Brot u. Wein) fordern; Kalixtiner …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Utraquist — U|tra|quịst auch: Ut|ra|quịst 〈m.; Gen.: en, Pl.: en〉 Anhänger, Vertreter des Utraquismus; Syn. Kalixtiner …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Utraquist — Utra|quist der; en, en <zu ↑...ist> (früher) Anhänger der hussitischen ↑Kalixtiner, die das Abendmahl in beiderlei Gestalt (↑sub utraque specie) zu empfangen forderten …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • utraquist — utra·quist …   English syllables

  • utraquist —   n. person speaking two or both languages, or believing that both kinds of   Sacrament should be administered …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Utraquist — Ut|ra|quịst, der; en, en (Angehöriger einer hussitischen Richtung, die das Abendmahl in beiderlei Gestalt [Brot und Wein] forderte) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • utraquist — kwə̇st noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: New Latin utraquista, from Latin utraque (abl. singular feminine of uterque each of two, both, from uter which of two + que generalizing particle akin to Latin que and) ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Utraquist school — An utraquist school or utraquist gymnasium is a term for bilingual schools in some countries, in which the subjects were taught both in a state language and in the language of some ethnic minority. The term utraquist here is in an analogy with… …   Wikipedia

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