Lollardy
noun see Lollard

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lollardy — was the political and religious movement of the Lollards from the mid 14th century to the English Reformation. Lollardy was supposed to have evolved from the teachings of John Wycliffe, a prominent theologian at the University of Oxford beginning …   Wikipedia

  • Lollardy — Lollardism Lol lard*ism, Lollardy Lol lard*y, n. The doctrines or principles of the Lollards. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lollardy — noun The political and religious movement of the Lollards …   Wiktionary

  • Lollardy — Name given to beliefs considered heretical in the late 14c, held by John Wyclif and his followers. Lollard was not intended to be a complimentary name. Their complaints against the Church were wide ranging. They disliked the subjection of the… …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • Lollardy —    The teachings of John wycliffe …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • lollardy — lol·lardy …   English syllables

  • lollardy — The offense of being a member of a religious sect known as the Lollards which sprang up in the reign of Henry IV, made indictable by 2 Hen. V, c. 7 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • lollardy — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lollard — Lollardy, Lollardry, Lollardism, n. /lol euhrd/, n. an English or Scottish follower of the religious teachings of John Wycliffe from the 14th to the 16th centuries. [1375 1425; late ME < MD lollaert mumbler (of prayers), equiv. to loll(en) to… …   Universalium

  • Lollards — • The name given to the followers of John Wyclif, an heretical body numerous in England in the latter part of the fourteenth and the first half of the fifteenth century Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Lollards     Lollards …   Catholic encyclopedia

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