Labadist

noun
Lab·​a·​dist | \ -də̇st \
plural -s

Definition of Labadist

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a member of a communistic sect of radical Pietists of the 17th and 18th centuries emphasizing spiritual rebirth and the inner illumination of the Holy Spirit as religious necessities

Labadist

adjective
\ " \

Definition of Labadist (Entry 2 of 2)

: of or relating to Labadists or to their doctrines and practices

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History and Etymology for Labadist

Noun

Jean de Labadie †1674 + English -ist

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“Labadist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Labadist. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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