Huguenot

noun
Hu·​gue·​not | \ˈhyü-gə-ˌnät \

Definition of Huguenot 

: a member of the French Reformed communion especially of the 16th and 17th centuries

Other Words from Huguenot

Huguenotic \ ˌhyü-​gə-​ˈnä-​tik \ adjective
Huguenotism \ ˈhyü-​gə-​ˌnä-​ˌti-​zəm \ noun

First Known Use of Huguenot

1565, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Huguenot

Middle French, alteration of Middle French dialect (Geneva) eyguenot, adherent of a Swiss political movement, from German dialect eidgnosse confederate

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