Labadist Lab"a*dist, n. (Eccl. Hist.) A follower of Jean de Labadie, a religious teacher of the 17th century, who left the Roman Catholic Church and taught a kind of mysticism, and the obligation of community of property among Christians. [1913 Webster]

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  • labadist — lab·a·dist …   English syllables

  • labadist — I. də̇st noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Jean de Labadie died 1674 + English ist : a member of a communistic sect of radical Pietists of the 17th and 18th centuries emphasizing spiritual rebirth and the inner illumination of the… …   Useful english dictionary

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