noun see Hussite

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  • Hussite — Hussitism, n. /hus uyt/, n. 1. a member of the religious reformist and nationalistic movement initiated by John Huss in Bohemia in the late 14th century. adj. 2. of or pertaining to John Huss or the Hussites. [1525 35; HUSS + ITE1] * * * Member… …   Universalium

  • HUSSITES — HUSSITES, Christian reform movement, closely interwoven with the national and social conflicts prevailing in Bohemia in the 15th century, named after John Huss (Jan Hus; c. 1369–1415). They influenced European history through their reform… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • History of the Czech lands in the Middle Ages — This article describes the history of the Czech lands in the Middle Ages.Early Middle AgesCzech tribes in present day central Bohemia started to build a unified state under the influence of the neighboring Great Moravia in the 880s under Prince… …   Wikipedia

  • Hussite — The Hussites (Czech: Husité, or Kališníci; Men of the Chalice) were a Christian movement following the teachings of Czech reformer Jan Hus (c. 1369–1415), who became one of the forerunners of the Protestant Reformation. This predominantly… …   Wikipedia

  • Jan Hus — (Audio|Cs Jan Hus.ogg|listen) (IPA2|ˈjan ˈɦus, alternative spellings John Hus, Jan Huss, John Huss) (c. 1372 Husinec, Bohemia ndash; July 6, 1415 Konstanz, HRE) was a Czech religious thinker, philosopher, reformer, and master at Charles… …   Wikipedia

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  • Hussite — noun Etymology: New Latin Hussita, from John Huss Date: 1532 a member of the Bohemian religious and nationalist movement originating with John Huss • Hussite adjective • Hussitism noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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