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Helvetic

[hel-vet-ik]
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noun
  1. a Swiss Protestant; Zwinglian.
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adjective
  1. Helvetian.
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Origin of Helvetic

First recorded in 1700–10; Helvet(ia) + -ic
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Helvetic

adjective
  1. Helvetian or Swiss
  2. of or relating to the Helvetic Confessions or to Swiss Protestantism
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noun
  1. a Swiss Protestant or reformed Calvinist who subscribes to one of the two Helvetic Confessions (of faith) formulated in 1536 and 1566
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