Bryanite

noun
Bry·an·ite | \ ˈbrīəˌnīt \
plural -s

Definition of Bryanite 

: a member of a Methodist body formerly called Bible Christians founded in England by William O'Bryan in 1815

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for Bryanite

William O'Bryan †1868 English preacher + English -ite

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Bryanite

Dictionary Entries near Bryanite

Bryaceae

Bryales

Bryan

Bryanite

Bryansk

Bryant

bryanthus

Statistics for Bryanite

Look-up Popularity

Comments on Bryanite

What made you want to look up Bryanite? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

alleviating pain or harshness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!