Dictionary.com

Arminianism

[ ahr-min-ee-uh-niz-uhm ]
/ ɑrˈmɪn i əˌnɪz əm /
Save This Word!

noun Theology.

the doctrinal teachings of Jacobus Arminius or his followers, especially the doctrine that Christ died for all people and not only for the elect.Compare Calvinism (def. 1).

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE 12 TYPES OF VERB TENSES!

Loosen up your grammar muscles because it’s time to test your knowledge on verb tenses!
Question 1 of 6
The verb tenses can be split into which 3 primary categories?

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of Arminianism

1610–20; J. Armini(us) + -an + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM Arminianism

Ar·min·i·an, adjective, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use Arminianism in a sentence

FEEDBACK