Augustana Lutheran

noun Au·gus·tana Lutheran \ˈȯgəˌstanə-\

Definition of Augustana Lutheran

  1. :  a member of the Augustana Evangelical Lutheran Church organized chiefly by Swedish immigrants in the midwestern U.S. in 1860

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Origin and Etymology of augustana lutheran

New Latin Augustana (in Confessio Augustana Augsburg Confession, famous Lutheran document of 1530), from Medieval Latin, feminine of Augustanus of Augsburg


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