Genevan

[juh-nee-vuh n]
noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Geneva, Switzerland.
  2. a Calvinist.

Origin of Genevan

First recorded in 1555–65; Genev(a) + -an
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Genevan

Genevese (ˌdʒɛnɪˈviːz)

adjective
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Geneva
  2. of, adhering to, or relating to the teachings of Calvin or the Calvinists
noun plural -vans or -vese
  1. a native or inhabitant of Geneva
  2. a less common name for a CalvinistSee Calvinist
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