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Lutheran

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noun Lu·ther·an \ˈlü-th(ə-)rən\

Simple Definition of Lutheran

  • : a member of one of the Protestant churches that follow the teachings of Martin Luther

Full Definition of Lutheran

  1. :  a member of a Lutheran church

1521

First Known Use of lutheran

1521


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Lutheran

adjective Lu·ther·an

Definition of Lutheran

  1. 1 :  of or relating to religious doctrines (as justification by faith alone) developed by Martin Luther or his followers

  2. 2 :  of or relating to the Protestant churches adhering to Lutheran doctrines, liturgy, and polity

Lu·ther·an·ism play \-rə-ˌni-zəm\ noun


1530

First Known Use of lutheran

1530


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