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Nazarene

noun Naz·a·rene \ˌna-zə-ˈrēn\

Definition of NAZARENE

1
:  a native or resident of Nazareth
2
a :  christian 1a
b :  a member of the Church of the Nazarene that is a Protestant denomination deriving from the merging of three holiness groups, stressing sanctification, and following Methodist polity
Nazarene adjective

Origin of NAZARENE

Middle English Nazaren, from Late Latin Nazarenus, from Greek Nazarēnos, from Nazareth Nazareth, Palestine
First Known Use: 13th century

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