Moravian

noun

Mo·​ra·​vi·​an mə-ˈrā-vē-ən How to pronounce Moravian (audio)
1
a
: a native or inhabitant of Moravia
b
: the group of Czech dialects spoken in Moravia
2
: a member of a Protestant denomination arising from a 15th century religious reform movement in Bohemia and Moravia
Moravian adjective

Word History

First Known Use

1555, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

Time Traveler
The first known use of Moravian was in 1555

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Cite this Entry

“Moravian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Moravian. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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