Davidist

noun Da·vid·ist \ ˈdāvə̇də̇st \

Definition of Davidist

plural -s
1 :a follower of the philosopher David of Dinant
2 :a follower of the theologist David Joris called also Davidian, Jorist
3 :a follower of the anti-Trinitarian theologist Francis David

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Origin and Etymology of davidist

in sense 1, from David of Dinant flourished1200 Belgian scholastic philosopher + English -ist; in sense 2, from David Joris + English -ist; in sense 3, from Francis David †1579 Transylvanian theologist + English -ist


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