Melanchthonian

adjective
Mel·​anch·​tho·​nian | \ ¦meˌlaŋ(k)¦thōnēən, mə̇¦la-, -ōnyən \

Definition of Melanchthonian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the reformer Melanchthon or his theological teachings or views

Melanchthonian

noun
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plural -s

Definition of Melanchthonian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a follower of Melanchthon

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History and Etymology for Melanchthonian

Adjective

Philipp Melanchthon (Schwarzert) †1560 German scholar and religious reformer + English -ian

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“Melanchthonian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Melanchthonian. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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