catabaptist

noun
cata·​bap·​tist
plural -s

Definition of catabaptist

: one who opposes baptism

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History and Etymology for catabaptist

probably from New Latin catabaptista, from Late Greek katabaptistēs, from Greek kata- cata- + baptistēs baptizer

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“Catabaptist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/catabaptist. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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