Hicksite

noun
Hicks·​ite | \ ˈhikˌsīt \
plural -s

Definition of Hicksite

: a member of a liberal branch of Quakers who emphasize the Inner Light at the expense of historical Christianity and the Bible

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History and Etymology for Hicksite

Elias Hicks †1830 American Quaker minister + English -ite

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“Hicksite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hicksite. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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