Waterlander

noun Wa·ter·land·er \ˈwȯ|tə(r)ˌlandə(r), ˈwä|, |tə(r)ˌ-\

Definition of Waterlander

plural

-s

  1. :  one of a liberal body of Dutch Mennonites separated from the conservative Mennonites after 1555 and later reunited with the liberalized older body

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Origin and Etymology of waterlander

Dutch, literally, inhabitant of Waterland, from Waterland, district in northern Holland, Netherlands + Dutch -er


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