Jansenist Jan"sen*ist, n. [F. Jans['e]niste.] (Eccl. Hist.) A follower of Cornelius Jansen, a Roman Catholic bishop of Ypres, in Flanders, in the 17th century, who taught certain doctrines denying free will and the possibility of resisting divine grace. [1913 Webster]

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  • jansenist — JANSENÍST, Ă, jansenişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. adj. Care aparţine jansenismului, privitor la jansenism. 2. s.m. şi f. Adept al jansenismului. – Din fr. janséniste. Trimis de claudia, 03.03.2002. Sursa: DEX 98  janseníst …   Dicționar Român

  • jansenist — jansènist m DEFINICIJA onaj koji propovijeda i pristaje uz jansenizam ETIMOLOGIJA vidi Jansen …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Jansenist — noun see Jansenism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Jansenist — See Jansenism. * * * …   Universalium

  • Jansenist — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to Jansenism 2. noun An advocate of Jansenism …   Wiktionary

  • Jansenist — Jansenism …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Jansenist — Jan|se|nịst 〈m. 16〉 Vertreter, Anhänger des Jansenismus * * * Jan|se|nịst, der; en, en: Anhänger des Jansenismus …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Jansenist — Jan|se|nịst 〈m.; Gen.: en, Pl.: en〉 Vertreter, Anhänger des Jansenismus …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Jansenist — Jan|se|nist der; en, en <zu ↑...ist> Anhänger des Jansenismus …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Jansenist — n. follower of the doctrine of Cornelis Jansen which empasized predestination and purported that there is no free will …   English contemporary dictionary

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