Waterlander
Waterlander Wa`ter*land"er, Waterlandian Wa`ter*land"i*an . (Eccl. Hist.) One of a body of Dutch Anabaptists who separated from the Mennonites in the sixteenth century; -- so called from a district in North Holland denominated Waterland. [1913 Webster]

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