Am·​y·​ral·​dism | \ ˌaməˈralˌdizəm \
plural -s

Definition of Amyraldism

: a liberal form of Calvinism distinguished by its doctrines of universal atonement and universal salvation

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First Known Use of Amyraldism

circa 1815, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Amyraldism

Moses Amyraldus (Moïse Amyraut) †1664 French Protestant theologian + English -ism

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“Amyraldism.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 18 January 2020.

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