New Licht

noun

ˈnyüˌliḵt
: a member of one of the parties in the Scottish Secession Churches both Burgher and Antiburgher that supported the principle of voluntarism in opposition to the Auld Lichts

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Etymology

Scots, literally, new light

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“New Licht.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/New%20Licht. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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