Huss·​ite ˈhə-ˌsīt How to pronounce Hussite (audio)
: a member of the Bohemian religious and nationalist movement originating with John Huss
Hussite adjective
Hussitism noun

Word History


New Latin Hussita, from John Huss

First Known Use

1532, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Hussite was in 1532

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“Hussite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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