Latter-day Saint

noun, often capitalized D
Lat·​ter-day Saint

Definition of Latter-day Saint

: a member of any of several religious bodies tracing their origin to Joseph Smith in 1830 and accepting the Book of Mormon as divine revelation : mormon

First Known Use of Latter-day Saint

1832, in the meaning defined above

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“Latter-day Saint.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Latter-day%20Saint. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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