limitarian

noun
lim·​i·​tar·​i·​an | \ ˌliməˈta(a)rēən, -ter- \
plural -s

Definition of limitarian

: one that limits or restricts specifically : one who holds that Christ died only for the elect or that not all men are to be saved

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First Known Use of limitarian

circa 1794, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for limitarian

limit entry 1 + -arian (as in trinitarian)

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The first known use of limitarian was circa 1794

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“Limitarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/limitarian. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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