Associations to the word «Protestant»

Wiktionary

PROTESTANT, adjective. Alternative letter-case form of Protestant
PROTESTANT, noun. (chiefly legal) One who protests; a protester.
PROTESTANT, noun. Alternative letter-case form of Protestant
PROTESTANT, noun. (Christianity) A member of any of several Christian denominations which separated from the Roman Catholic Church based on theological or political differences during the Reformation (or sometimes later).
PROTESTANT, adjective. (Christianity) Of or pertaining to several denominations of Christianity that separated from the Roman Catholic Church based on theological or political differences during the Reformation.
PROTESTANT ETHIC, noun. Alternative form of Protestant work ethic
PROTESTANT MOVEMENT, proper noun. Protestantism
PROTESTANT REICH CHURCH, proper noun. A German Protestant Church that was associated with Naziism
PROTESTANT WORK ETHIC, noun. A Calvinist value emphasizing the necessity of constant labor in a person's calling as a sign of personal salvation.

Dictionary definition

PROTESTANT, noun. An adherent of Protestantism.
PROTESTANT, noun. The Protestant churches and denominations collectively.
PROTESTANT, adjective. Of or relating to Protestants or Protestantism; "Protestant churches"; "a Protestant denomination".
PROTESTANT, adjective. Protesting.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope