Associations to the word «Mennonite»


MENNONITE, noun. A group of denominations in the Anabaptist movement in the Christian church
MENNONITE, noun. A member of such a denomination
MENNONITE LOW GERMAN, proper noun. Plautdietsch (a variety of Low Prussian East Low German), particularly as it is spoken by Mennonites outside Germany: in North and South America, Russia, and some other countries. (Not to be confused with the High German language Pennsylvania German; both are spoken in Pennsylvania.)

Dictionary definition

MENNONITE, noun. A member of an Anabaptist movement in Holland noted for its simplicity of life.

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