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Mennonite

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noun Men·no·nite \ˈme-nə-ˌnīt\

Simple Definition of Mennonite

  • : a person who belongs to a Christian religious group whose members live simply and wear plain clothing

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Mennonite

  1. :  a member of any of various Protestant groups derived from the Anabaptist movement in Holland and characterized by congregational autonomy and rejection of military service

Origin and Etymology of mennonite

German Mennonit, from Menno Simons


First Known Use: 1565


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