Latter-day Saint
noun Usage: often capitalized D Date: 1834 a member of any of several religious bodies tracing their origin to Joseph Smith in 1830 and accepting the Book of Mormon as divine revelation ; Mormon

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Latter-day saint — Lat ter day saint . A Mormon; the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints being the name assumed by the whole body of Mormons. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Latter-day Saint — ☆ Latter day Saint see MORMON n …   English World dictionary

  • Latter Day Saint — A Latter Day Saint is an adherent of the Latter Day Saint movement, a group of denominations tracing their heritage to the teachings of Joseph Smith, Jr. and the Church of Christ he organized in 1830. This article concerns the use of the term… …   Wikipedia

  • Latter-Day Saint — noun a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints • Syn: ↑Mormon • Hypernyms: ↑Protestant • Instance Hyponyms: ↑Smith, ↑Joseph Smith • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Latter-day Saint — 1. adjective Of, or pertaining to, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints. Syn: LDS, Mormon 2. noun A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints …   Wiktionary

  • Latter Day Saint — noun A member of any of the several Latter Day Saint denominations which descend from the church founded by Joseph Smith, Jr. See Also: Latter day Saint …   Wiktionary

  • Latter-day Saint — Lat′ter day Saint′ n. rel a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints • Etymology: 1825–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • Latter-day Saint — a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints. [1825 35, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Latter-day Saint — /lætə deɪ ˈseɪnt/ (say latuh day saynt) noun → Mormon …   Australian English dictionary

  • Latter-Day Saint — Joseph Smith author of The Book of Mormon …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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