Episcopalian

noun Epis·co·pa·lian \ i-ˌpi-skə-ˈpāl-yən \

Definition of Episcopalian

1 : an adherent of the episcopal form of church government
2 : a member of an episcopal church (such as the Protestant Episcopal Church)

Episcopalian

adjective

Episcopalianism

play \i-ˌpi-skə-ˈpāl-yə-ˌni-zəm\ noun

Examples of episcopalian in a Sentence

  1. She was raised as an Episcopalian.

First Known Use of episcopalian

1659

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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EPISCOPALIAN Defined for English Language Learners

Episcopalian

Definition of Episcopalian for English Language Learners

  • : a member of either the Protestant Episcopal Church in the U.S. or the Episcopal Church in Scotland



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