Muggletonian

noun
Mug·​gle·​to·​nian | \ ¦məgəl¦tōnēən, -nyən \
plural -s

Definition of Muggletonian

: one of a British sect identifying its two founders with the witnesses of Revelation 11:3–6, rejecting the doctrine of the Trinity, condemning preaching and prayer, and believing matter to be eternal and reason the creation of the devil

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History and Etymology for Muggletonian

Lodowicke Muggleton †1698 English Puritan tailor, one of the founders + English -an

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“Muggletonian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Muggletonian. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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