covenanter

noun
cov·​e·​nant·​er | \ ˈkə-və-ˌnan-tər How to pronounce covenanter (audio) , sense 1 also ˌkə-və-ˈnan- \

Definition of covenanter

1 capitalized : a signer or adherent of the Scottish National Covenant of 1638
2 : one that makes a covenant

First Known Use of covenanter

1638, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Covenanter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/covenanter. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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