noun Straf·for·di·an \straˈfōrdēən\

Definition of Straffordian



  1. :  a follower of Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford, especially in the House of Commons in 1641

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Origin and Etymology of straffordian

Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford †1641 English statesman + English -ian

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