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Cameronian

noun Cam·er·o·ni·an \ˌkaməˈrōnyən, -nēən\

Definition of Cameronian

plural

-s

  1. :  one that holds the ecclesiastical and political doctrines of Richard Cameron and his followers who refused to recognize any civil government that did not explicitly admit that it derived its power from Jesus Christ, who were called Scottish Covenanters after 1680, and who later formed the Reformed Presbytery that in time became the Reformed Presbyterian Church

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Origin and Etymology of cameronian

Richard Cameron †1680 Scottish religious leader + English -ian


First Known Use: 1690


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Cameronian

adjective Cam·er·o·ni·an

Definition of Cameronian

  1. :  of or relating to Richard Cameron or the Cameronians

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1689

First Known Use of cameronian

1689


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