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Hutterite

[ huht-uh-rahyt, hoot- ]
/ ˈhʌt əˌraɪt, ˈhʊt- /
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noun
a member of an Anabaptist sect following the principles of Jacob Hutter (d. 1536) of Moravia and practicing community of goods and nonconformity.
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Origin of Hutterite

1635–45; Jacob Hutter + -ite1

OTHER WORDS FROM Hutterite

Hut·ter·i·an [huh-teer-ee-uhn, hoo-], /həˈtɪər i ən, hʊ-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for Hutterite

Hutterite
/ (ˈhʌtəˌraɪt) /

noun
a member of an Anabaptist Christian sect founded in Moravia, branches of which established farming communities in western Canada and the northwest US

Word Origin for Hutterite

C19: after Jacob Hutter (died 1536), Moravian Anabaptist
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