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Labadist

noun Lab·a·dist \ -də̇st \

Definition of Labadist

plural -s
: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

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Origin and Etymology of labadist

Jean de Labadie †1674 + English -ist


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Labadist

adjective \ " \

Definition of Labadist

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

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