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coreligionist

[ koh-ri-lij-uh-nist ]
/ ˌkoʊ rɪˈlɪdʒ ə nɪst /
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noun
an adherent of the same religion as another.
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Origin of coreligionist

First recorded in 1835–45; co- + religion + -ist
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British Dictionary definitions for coreligionist

coreligionist
/ (ˌkəʊrɪˈlɪdʒənɪst) /

noun
an adherent of the same religion as another
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