Moonie

noun
Moon·​ie | \ ˈmü-nē How to pronounce Moonie (audio) \

Definition of Moonie

: a member of the Unification Church founded by Sun Myung Moon

First Known Use of Moonie

1974, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Moonie

Sun Myung Moon born 1920 Korean evangelist

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“Moonie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Moonie. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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