Molokan

noun
Mol·o·kan | \ˌmäləˈkän\
plural Molokans\-nz \ also Molokani\-nē \

Definition of Molokan 

: a member of a religious sect originating in Russia as an offshoot of the Doukhobors, becoming an antiritualistic group stressing the authority of the Bible, and calling themselves Spiritual Christians

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History and Etymology for Molokan

Russian, from moloko milk; probably from the dietary laws of the sect that permit milk drinking during Lent

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