Western Church

variants: or Western church

Definition of Western Church

1 : the churches of the West and especially of western Europe and the Americas : Western Christianity
2 : one of the churches of Western Christianity (as the church of the Latin Patriarchate)

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First Known Use of Western Church

1577, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Western Church.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Western%20Church. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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