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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