Arnoldist

noun Ar·nold·ist \ ˈärnᵊldə̇st \

Definition of Arnoldist

plural -s
:one of the followers of Arnold of Brescia, who preached against clerical riches and corruption and instigated the Romans to rebel against the temporal power of the pope

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Origin and Etymology of arnoldist

Arnold of Brescia (Arnaldo da Brescia) †1155 Italian political reformer + English -ist


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