Hitlerite

[ hit-luh-rahyt ]
/ ˈhɪt ləˌraɪt /

noun

an advocate or a follower of Hitlerism.

adjective

of or relating to Hitler or Hitlerism.

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Origin of Hitlerite

First recorded in 1925–30; Hitler + -ite1
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