Mormon

noun Mor·mon \ ˈmȯr-mən \

Definition of Mormon

1 : the ancient redactor and compiler of the Book of Mormon presented as divine revelation by Joseph Smith
2 : latter-day saint; especially : a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Mormonism

play \-mə-ˌni-zəm\ noun

First Known Use of mormon

1830


MORMON Defined for English Language Learners

Mormon

noun

Definition of Mormon for English Language Learners

  • : a member of a Christian church that was founded by Joseph Smith in the U.S. in 1830 : a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints


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