Strang·​ite | \ ˈstraŋˌīt \
plural -s

Definition of Strangite

: a member of a religious body that was organized by J. J. Strang in Wisconsin in 1844, that regards itself as the original and only true Church of Christ of Latter-day Saints, and that holds its founder to be the only legitimate successor to Joseph Smith

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History and Etymology for Strangite

James J. Strang †1856 American religious leader + English -ite

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“Strangite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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