Anabaptism
Anabaptism An`a*bap"tism, n. [L. anabaptismus, Gr. 'anabaptismo`s: cf. F. anabaptisme. See {Anabaptize}.] The doctrine of the Anabaptists. [1913 Webster]

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  • anabaptism — ANABAPTÍSM s.n. Doctrină a unei secte religioase care preconiza botezarea la vârsta adultă. – Din fr. anabaptisme. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  anabaptísm s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic … …   Dicționar Român

  • anabaptism — (n.) 1640s (as a Christian doctrine, with capital A , from 1570s), from M.L. anabaptismus, from Late Gk. anabaptismos, from ana up (in place or time), back again, anew (see ANA (Cf. ana )) + baptismos baptism (see BAPTISM (Cf. baptism)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • anabaptism — noun Etymology: New Latin anabaptismus, from Late Greek anabaptismos rebaptism, from anabaptizein to rebaptize, from Greek ana again + baptizein to baptize Date: 1575 1. capitalized a. the doctrine or practices of the Anabaptists b. the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Anabaptism — See Anabaptist. * * * …   Universalium

  • anabaptism — an·a·bap·tism || ‚ænÉ™ bæptɪzÉ™m n. beliefs of the Anabaptists (Christian sect opposed to infant baptism) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Anabaptism —    The beliefs held by various extreme Protestant groups characterised by their refusal to allow their children to be baptised …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Anabaptism — [ˌanə baptɪz(ə)m] noun the doctrine that baptism should only be administered to believing adults, held by a Protestant sect of the 16th century. Derivatives Anabaptist noun & adjective Origin C16: via eccles. L. from Gk anabaptismos, from ana… …   English new terms dictionary

  • anabaptism — an·a·bap·tism …   English syllables

  • Anabaptism — n. the doctrine that baptism should only be administered to believing adults. Derivatives: Anabaptist n. Etymology: eccl.L anabaptismus f. Gk anabaptismos (as ANA , BAPTISM) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Theology of Anabaptism — Anabaptists ( re baptizers , from Greek ανα and βαπτιζω ) are Christians of the Radical Reformation.OverviewThe leading elements of Anabaptist theology are:;Believer s Baptism: Baptism is to be administered to believers only.;Symbolism of Holy… …   Wikipedia

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