noun Free·dom·ite \ˈfrēdəˌmīt\

Definition of Freedomite



  1. :  a member of a Doukhobor sect emigrating from Russia to Canada at the end of the 19th century

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Origin and Etymology of freedomite

probably translation of Russian svobodnik

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to cast off or become cast off

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